Listen up!

Listen up!

I attended a Prayer Summit at Lake Tahoe last weekend–a gathering of more than forty folks who simply wanted to...

Prayer after tragedy

Prayer after tragedy

After a tragedy most of us are at a loss for words . . . and even do not know...

Idiotic idioms

Idiotic idioms

Whew! Fall is a lot of work in my back yard, which has many large trees with many, many leaves....

Feeling a bit rusty?

Feeling a bit rusty?

I found this fun antique, iron headboard at an antiques fair last spring, and last week it finally found its...

Life chapters

Life chapters

When you finish a really great book, you don’t say, “Boy, I’m glad that’s done.” No, you get yourself right...

Word, brush, and self painting

Word, brush, and self painting

While I spent the first seven months of this year painting with words (three books later: whoohoo!), the last month...

Finding (or staying) plumb

Finding (or staying) plumb

I recently acquired this awesome plumb bob from my mom. It originally belonged to my grandfather, Max Fieg, a carpenter...

A flood of memories

A flood of memories

I know what it’s like living through a flood. Less than one year after we moved into our home, it...

Retirement tips from a one-year veteran

Retirement tips from a one-year veteran

  Whenever I haven’t seen someone in a while, I can anticipate what that person will say: “How’s retirement going?”...

A bit of sonshine

A bit of sonshine

A solar eclipse is a mega-event when you’re close to the totality arc. So, I armed myself with my Cheerios...