The Aroma

Our Wednesday night women’s fellowship group has been studying the book of Ruth this fall.  Last week we delved into chapter three, which is where, at her Mother-in-Law Naomi’s instruction, Ruth goes to the threshing floor and presents herself to Boaz (Mr. Wonderful). The Bible describes Ruth’s preparations for this momentous event in just a…

The Sky-Spa, 2023 (Daily Prompt)

Hi, my name’s Savannah and this post comes to you from ten years in the future, from the wonderful Sky-Spa Resort & Conference Center!!!  Yes, that’s right!  I’m officially a space tourist, on an all-expense-paid, one-week holiday in low-earth orbit, courtesy of my publisher.  Can you believe it? I’m here to attend the Unity! writing conference,…

A Struggle & A Question

So, this evening I had one of those moments that leaves me feeling unsure and doubtful.  You see, it’s my neighbors;  their dogs, really. They have several (four) quite large dogs, and I’m bothered by the dogs.  We have a six-foot stockade fence around our backyard, but still, we can’t sit on our back patio…

Dr. Nostrum’s Amazing Medicine Show

“Step right up folks, step right up, and prepare to be amazed!” the pitchman called.  “Got the depression?  The Blues?  Feeling dissatisfied with your life?  Well, Ladies and Gentlemen, today is your lucky day, because I happen to possess a singularly amazing, extraordinarily remarkable cure.” Intrigued, Sarah slowed and turned in the direction of the…

Conflicted: The Beauty of Letting Go

Nothing was going right for Marissa.  It started when she overslept, which was because she’d been checking social media in bed the night before, and had fallen asleep with her phone still in her hand.  Of course, she’d tossed and turned all night and the phone, which also served as her alarm clock, had gotten…