Tag Archive: faith

The Fly That Wouldn’t Die

My eyes were blurry red from reading, while the muscles in my arms and shoulders burned from working late. Time for lights out. As soon as I crawled between the cool sheets under my comforter, my eyelids dipped closed a couple of times in the relaxing darkness of the night. Suddenly, my eyes popped open […]

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Financial Advice From a Five-Year Old

We are all concerned about the economy and are hopeful that a new president will turn things around, but the truth is that no one knows how things will go. The stock market rises and falls every day. Banking systems are failing around us. And, about the time you try to put on a smile […]

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I Saw the End of the Rainbow

The dawn of the morning awakened me with a sliver of light that seeped through my hotel drapes and splayed across my bedcovers. Sleepy-eyed, but ready to awaken with the morning sun, I sat up slowly on the side of the bed and reached for the drapery rod to open the drapes. My eyes widened […]

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Mammograms Keep Saving my Life

The Beginning of My Journey  “Mrs. Hail, I believe the lump in your breast may be malignant. You’ll need to come in for further testing.”  Those were the dreaded words I heard from my doctor 28 years ago. How could I have breast cancer? No one in my family has had it, I thought. What […]

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