Tag: God

Day 27/31 Five Minute Free Writes: Whole

Day 27 As I sit in the living room with my husband, the World Series is on in the background.  I’ve just spent the last ten or fifteen minutes with my head down swiping through Facebook posts and friend suggestions.  Not a single word… Continue Reading “Day 27/31 Five Minute Free Writes: Whole”

Day 25/31 Five Minute Free Writes: Capture

Day 25 To capture a moment in time on film to capture a butterfly or firefly in your hands to capture someone’s personality in a single frame. To take captive every thought that intends to destroy us to allow our hearts to be captured… Continue Reading “Day 25/31 Five Minute Free Writes: Capture”

Day 21/31 Five Minute Free Writes: Start

Day 21 Have you ever had a dream? Something you deep down wanted to do, if money and time were limitless?  The older I get, the more I realize that those seeds God planted inside you are meant to grow and meant to bloom.… Continue Reading “Day 21/31 Five Minute Free Writes: Start”

Day 20/31 Five Minute Free Writes: Audience

Day 20 We all live our lives with an audience watching, whether we realize it or not.  In high school, we’re all so self-conscious, star-struck or intimidated by those considered the “cool kids” that we may not even consider the fact that there is… Continue Reading “Day 20/31 Five Minute Free Writes: Audience”

Day 19/31 Five Minute Free Writes: WHO

Day 19 This is also part of the regular Five Minute Friday writing community.  Here‘s the linkup if you’d like to check out other writers’ thoughts on the word Who. When I was a kid in elementary school, and was asked to write about… Continue Reading “Day 19/31 Five Minute Free Writes: WHO”

Day 17/31 Five Minute Free Writes: Pause

Day 17 I’ve written quite a bit about mothering my two year old lately.  I guess it’s been therapeutic getting it written out how I’ve been feeling.  Dang it, it is not easy having a 28 month old and a 7 month old at… Continue Reading “Day 17/31 Five Minute Free Writes: Pause”

Day 16/31 Five Minute Free Writes: Pray

Day 16 Quiet your mind, Child. Sit in my lap and look up at my face. I want to look in your eyes and see myself For I created you. I know how many hairs are on your head- and how many you had… Continue Reading “Day 16/31 Five Minute Free Writes: Pray”

Day 12/31 Five Minute Free Writes: Praise

Today is a Five Minute Friday write with the online writer’s group, and the prompt is PRAISE.  Here is the linkup if you’d like to read some more from other writers. Today is also Day 12 of the 31 day challenge (also with the… Continue Reading “Day 12/31 Five Minute Free Writes: Praise”

Day 9/31 Five Minute Free Writes: Inspire

Day 9 I just finished reading a fantastic marriage book by Dr. Emerson Eggerich titled Love and Respect.  The main message he was getting across is that as women, our deepest need is love.  The deepest need of a man is respect.  With our… Continue Reading “Day 9/31 Five Minute Free Writes: Inspire”

Day 3/31 Five Minute Free Writes: Believe

Day 3 As a mother of two babies, I can scratch the surface of understanding how God feels about me.  When I look at my precious girls, I look at their big blue eyes, long eyelashes, ginger curls, dimpled fingers, chubby thighs, knee rolls,… Continue Reading “Day 3/31 Five Minute Free Writes: Believe”