Jesus, Be My Contentment

Did you know American poet Walt Whitman revised his book Leaves of Grass as many as 12 times? “He added new poems, named or renamed old ones, and, until 1881, repeatedly regrouped them. He developed the typography, appended annexes, reworded lines, and changed punctuation, making each edition unique.” (Source: Library of Congress) This is suchContinue reading “Jesus, Be My Contentment”

What is a Sustainable Journaling Practice and Why it Matters for You

You may have heard that journaling is good for you. Perhaps you have stumbled across the growing amount of supportive data collected which shows short term physiological benefits to health that occur on the cellular level, beyond the mental health benefits and in addition to the emotional improvements. Let’s face it, like brushing, flossing, andContinue reading “What is a Sustainable Journaling Practice and Why it Matters for You”

What Are You Curating?

I am God’s Workmanship. I am a writer. I am curating the life of Christ in me. I have been thinking about my choices lately, and how my one word for 2022 has been quietly working in the background of my life, silently bearing witness to God’s clear direction for my mind, heart, spirit andContinue reading “What Are You Curating?”

10 Years of Poetry and Art at the Wickford Art Association

Today I am sharing a bit about a gallery and community which has become such a part of my creative growth and expression that I had to bring it to the blog and hash it out for you in a clear and concise manner (um…hopefully). Grab a cup of something delightful, and get comfy, IContinue reading “10 Years of Poetry and Art at the Wickford Art Association”