Monthly Archives: August 2013

Mottos to Live By

I have two mottos by which I live.  They are ‘never give up and never give in’ I base this motto the text found in  Philippians 4:13 , “I can do all things through Christ who gives me strength.”  Whether … Continue reading

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Slumgullen, Chop Suey, Hungarian Goulash and other Tasty Treats

Here’s a few tasty treats for you to savor:  Along the 2000 mile Butterfield Mail Express line in 1859, travelers were treated to a stew called slumgullen.  Slumgullen consisted of anything the cook had in her kitchen.  Mark Twain described … Continue reading

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Bless the Torpedoes!

A favorite contemporary Christian hymn of mine was written by Laurie Story.  It is called, “Blessings.”  Instead of looking at  troubles as curses she sees them as blessing in disguise.  James 1:2 NIV agrees. “Consider it joy when you face … Continue reading

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Home is Where the Heart Is

Washington, D.C. holds a special place in the heart of every American.  What a thrill it was to tour the Library of Congress and know it houses every one of the incidental books I’ve published along side such ‘heavies’ as … Continue reading

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