Monthly Archives: April 2008

“Love” movies

I love a good “love” movie. And more than one showing in a day is like a cherry on top of an ice cream sunday. The Lifetime channel showed love movies all day long today. It was raining outside so I didn’t feel guilty about watching too  much … Continue reading

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Writing Contests

I hate them but I do see their benefits. It is an opportunity to compare my writing to others. I feel like I get the most out of the contests that give me good feed back. The ones with forms that let the judges grade … Continue reading

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Braves Game

The other night the children that had been transplanted at Egleston attend a Braves baseball game. The children all got to walk around the field before the game. Each year the group gets larger and it takes longer for them to make … Continue reading

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National Organ Donor Awareness Month

April is designated as National Organ Donor Awareness Month to encourage organ donation. Giving the gift of a organ is the greatest tangible gift someone can give another. Nick was given this gift and 17 years later his new heart is still beating in his chest … Continue reading

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Computer stills

I lack major computer skills. I’m more like computer scary. Some of my greatest frustration as a writer comes when I need to use the computer in some way that I have never done before or when I think I’m … Continue reading

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Love is in the air

I knew there would come a time when weddings would fill my life, but I thought they would be my children’s weddings. But instead is seems to be others, which is alright with me–for now. In May, June and July our family will attend four … Continue reading

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Book cover

My heart picked up speed just before I click the mouse to open the attachment from my editor that contained the mark-up for Nick’s New Heart book cover. It was one more step to making my published book a reality. I was pleased. My … Continue reading

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Another birthday

For me, my birthday is not a big deal but when Nick has one it is a thing to be excited about. Years ago when he was born the doctors never believed he would live to be nineteen years old. I think I … Continue reading

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