Book Expo America

Last week I went to Book Expo America in NYC with a friend Janelle Hertzler. Janelle’s book has recently been published and she had a book signing and a podcast interview. It was an exciting week, though at times it was overwhelming – there’s so many books out there already, why…

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May 20 = Breathing Day For Me

I interrupt this breathing time because on May 20th, I think about breathing more than most other days in my life and I thank God for each breath. On May 20, 2004 – I almost quit breathing when the motorhome I was traveling in was in an accident with five large…

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Breathing Time

Right now a designer, a developer and myself are all pregnant with a new website for here 🙂 The ‘baby’ has to mature more before the birth can take place.  Right now I am also determined to meet a Dream Year deadline decided on in January – that is to…

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Tuesday Thoughts

Did this ever happen to you? Someone mentions that they wonder what it would be like to do that or have this or go there. You sense they have a desire for this certain thing. You hear it by the way the talk about this thing.  Silly example – they…

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Sunday Sayings

On Friday I attended a host site for the Chick-fil-A Leadercast. It was a good day with a lot of interesting speakers. My two favorite speakers were at the end of the day – here’s quotes from each of them.  Chance favors the prepared mind. – Steve Uzzell  Your mind will only take…

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Friday Fave

For more Fave Friday’s go to Susanne’s site My Friday’s Fave Five 1. iHope with Jonas and Anne Beiler, founders of Auntie Aunne’s Soft Pretzels on Friday night.  2. Girlfriends weekend at a friend’s house on the Chesapeake Bay. Life is good … 3. Monthly phone call with Ben Arment for Dream Year 4.…

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Praying for Nurses

Today, May 6th is the National Day of Prayer. There have been emails circulating about the President canceling the National Day of Prayer. They are wrong … here is a proclamation he signed for it.  Today is also National Nurses Day. And National Nurses Week is celebrated from May 6th to…

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Sunday Saying – The Quest

QUIXOTE: Whether one wins or loses does not matter. ALDONZA (jeering): What does? QUIXOTE: Only that he fights… and follows the quest. ALDONZA (spits in vulgar contempt): That for your quest!… What does it mean…quest? QUIXOTE: The mission we follow…. (He lifts his eyes to the stars.) To dream the…

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