The Anything Is Penable Challenge #6/My Entry

#anythingisPenable This is a writing prompt from a blog I follow, Penable. I thought it would be fun to do. This writing challenge is open to anyone. If you are interested, you can go here for the details. The topic is Tropical Beaches. I hope you enjoy my poem about what it feels like when […]

My Father Defines Me

One of my current favorite songs is The Father’s House by Cory Asbury. My favorite part of the song is the line: “And failure won’t define me‘Cause that’s what my Father does” Of course this is referring to our Heavenly Father. He is the one who created me. Our pastor even talked about this on […]

God Is My Happy Place #51

The next writing prompt in “God Is My Happy Place” is “Priorities help you manage your time well. What are your top five priorities?” My priorities are: God is my number one priority. He comes first in everything I do. Does that mean that I’m perfect at keeping Him first? No, it doesn’t. I have […]

God Is My Happy Place #50

The next writing prompt in “God Is My Happy Place” is “Write down three obstacles you are facing and then list how you can make them opportunities instead.” As I started to write out a list, because I like lists, I started to realize one thing. I am my own biggest obstacle. If I would […]

God Is My Happy Place #49

The next writing prompt in “God Is My Happy Place” is “What is your favorite thing to do when the sun is shining?” Well, I live in the desert, so if the sun is shining, it is, most likely, too hot to be outside, so I prefer to stay indoors in the air conditioning. 😁 […]


Change is much like a board game. Sometimes you go forward one space. Sometimes you go forward a lot of spaces. Sometimes you may go back a few spaces. But even when we have to go back a few, it is always the goal to continue in a forward motion trying to reach the goal […]

God Is My Happy Place #48

The next writing prompt in “God Is My Happy Place” is “On a scale of 1 to 10, how beautiful do you feel today?” I would probably say about a 2 or a 3. I can probably count on one hand the amount of times in my 44 years that I have truly felt beautiful. […]

God Is My Happy Place #47

My next writing prompt in “God Is My Happy Place” is: “If you had to paint a picture, what would it be of? What would you title it?” I find paintings beautiful, but I’m not really good at drawing or creating a picture in that manor. The closest I get to painting is adult coloring […]

God Is My Happy Place #46

The next writing prompt in “God Is My Happy Place” is “Live in such a way that if someone spoke badly of you, no one would believe it.” This is the verse that comes to mind as I think about this prompt. If possible, as far as it depends on you, live at peace with […]