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A Letter to My Children (My own and my students)

My dearest children: This letter is to all of you, whether I birthed you or not.  It is a letter of love and of gratitude for being so special that you've come into my life to make me a better person.  While there may have been times you thought I was a villain, it was only because I loved you enough to… Continue reading A Letter to My Children (My own and my students)

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A Journey with Life’s Pen.

We all start out in the world, naked.  A clean slate in which life dabs a pen and begins to write.  It's a unique experience being a part of life's story.  We all are in one big book that keeps going on and on.  It doesn't stop when I die, it gets carried on in a sequel with my children… Continue reading A Journey with Life’s Pen.

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Giving our Children Their Wings

This week has been a little emotional for us as one of our children was in a serious car accident.  She is fine, thank goodness, and the only loss was Kermit, her little green car.  (Carleigh).  It could have been worse, and I don't even want to think about that part. I sigh with a… Continue reading Giving our Children Their Wings

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Can I go back to God and change it?

It's very weird how small memories come to me about my children, because they come at the strangest times.  This one came today when I was taking a French-speaking exam.  I was thinking, "Oh man, am I going to be able to remember all the pronunciation of these words, and am I going to remember the script?" … Continue reading Can I go back to God and change it?