Search

in pursuit of wild things

Review: Other Bodies by Joel Ohman

I found this book difficult to read. I avoid young adult dystopian literature in general. However, I do not believe this book is a traditional dystopian novel. There is a vague mention of an economic breakdown and gangs are in... Continue Reading →

Story House

We are in the beginning stages of building a home. We have six beautiful acres.

Review: A Proverb a Day

I was contacted back in January by author Sarah J Callen to review her new devotional on the book of Proverbs. I enjoy these type of reviews the most. It feels more personal to me than writing for a review... Continue Reading →

Stories in Orange

Sunday I've been working on curricula choices for the kids the past couple of weeks. I've worked out Oldest's books and classes with his counselor for his sophomore year. The only child that needs one on one instruction is Littlest.... Continue Reading →

January in Pictures

Most of us ended up horribly ill for most of January and the first part of February. I have been preoccupied with making a book list for the next school year, adjusting to working again and searching for a new... Continue Reading →

Fireplace Ramblings and Ashes

I'm sitting by the ridiculously large fireplace at Great Wolf Lodge this morning watching the place wake up. The morning shift is arriving and the night crew are escaping before the sun rises. I've got a large vanilla latte from... Continue Reading →

Review: 30 Days to Understanding the Bible by Max Anders

Max Anders' classic 30 Days to Understanding the Bible is a well-organized and informative general survey of the Protestant Bible. The author wrote it for those wanting to study scripture who have no or very little previous knowledge about the Bible. I... Continue Reading →

Mid-January Cultivate

Choosing a word for the year and setting goals is fairly easy to do. Actually accomplishing them is a deliberate choice. "Today is yesterday's tomorrow" type of mindset. Sometimes, I just want to lounge on the couch with my family and... Continue Reading →

Wrapping Up 2018

Tonight is another rainy evening. Sparkles and I were up early this morning. We went to the hospital to get her labs done and then picked up breakfast. I did not want to spend two hours at the hospital like... Continue Reading →

Create a website or blog at WordPress.com

Up ↑