When the Music Stops

– Mary Emma Tisinger


Suddenly there was silence. Dead silence.

I was on my way to the mailbox, enjoying the beautiful song of the birds nesting in the pines that lined the long driveway. All of a sudden, the birds stopped their singing. The quiet was startling.

I had just stepped off the curb, my foot in mid-air. “Hey, what happened?” I glanced (more…)

By | 2017-08-24T13:26:29+00:00 August 25th, 2017|Faith, Gratitude, Hope, Trust|3 Comments

Wishin’ and Hopin’

– Rhonda Fleming


Do you remember the hit song Wishin’ and Hopin’? It’s from the ‘60’s and was recorded first by Dionne Warwick and later by Dusty Springfield.


For those of you too young to have any clue what I’m talking about, it’s a song that explains what a girl needs to do and what she doesn’t need to do to get a guy to (more…)

By | 2017-06-26T08:02:16+00:00 June 26th, 2017|Faith, Hope|18 Comments