Category Archives: Journals

Journals & Salvation

I have finally done what I have been avoiding for weeks: the destruction of the books that will become journals for my nieces and nephews at Christmastime. I don’t know if you’ve ever taken apart a book. It’s not that … Continue reading

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Do you have those moments when some life situation allows you to suddenly and clearly understand some other matter you’ve been struggling with? I do. The moment came last night as I was carefully taking apart a book. Every one … Continue reading

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Almost Christmastime

One of my all-time favorite Christmas songs was Almost Christmastime, sung by David Meece. I first heard it on the little white cassette tape that mom bought for us one year. At my former blog, I shared the story of … Continue reading

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It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year

Sometimes, in Winter, after the animals have stopped their midnight games of chasing each other through the house and tangling up all of my yarn, after all the lights are out, after my cassette stops playing, when the night grows … Continue reading

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Blue Jeans for Jenny

You forced my hand. I have to blog about it now. Anyway, I’m not trying to be funny with all that “it is, but it’s not” stuff. I just didn’t want to let the cat out of the bag. đŸ˜› … Continue reading

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