The Promised Joy

The Promised Joy

Nine months ago I found out I was unexpectedly pregnant.I don’t remember much about my first pregnancy, 12 years ago. As the oldest daughter, I was the first to be pregnant, so I received a lot of attention; felt a lot of pressure to do things a certain way, and all...
The Promised Joy

9-11 What Will YOU Do?

Sunday marks the tenth anniversary of the terrible attacks on our country that changed us forever.In 2009, Lisa and I contributed to Project 2996, writing about Joseph Navas. Last year, Lisa wrote about the emotion of 9-11, while I shared what I was doing that...
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Texas is Burning

Over the last two weeks, the national media provided intense coverage of Hurricane Irene, Tropical Storm Lee and the surprise East Coast Earthquake, but only today seemed to notice that Texas is burning.  Given the gravity of the destruction occurring in the Lone...