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Final Thoughts on the Ancient Faith Conference

Final Thoughts on the Ancient Faith Conference

I recently shared some thoughts about the Ancient Faith Writing Conference. Well, there is so much to share that I have two more perspectives for you! My experience as a mother of a writer, and my experience as a writer: A Mother of a Writer My oldest daughter, Scarlett is also a writer. She is going to Lakeland University for […]

3 Perspectives on the Ancient Faith Writing Conference

3 Perspectives on the Ancient Faith Writing Conference

Without a doubt, my experience at the Ancient Faith Writing and Podcasting Conference was blessed and unique. There are so many things to share from the event that I’m having a hard time choosing one! Instead of choosing, I’ll write a few posts. Today I’ll share what the conference and the long trip away from home meant to me from […]

by · June 30, 2017 · 3 comments · Daily Life
3 Exhausted Writers

3 Exhausted Writers

Yes, that’s Steve from Be the Bee with Scarlett! We watch his great videos at home. My kids are gonna be excited that we met him! So today was a full day of workshops at the Ancient Faith Writers and Podcasters Conference. We learned a lot from the fantastic speakers. We’ve met great people. It’s been awesome! I plan on […]

by · June 16, 2017 · 0 comments · Community Life
The Writers Arrived!

The Writers Arrived!

We made it to the Antiochian Village in Bolivar, Pennsylvania! We had a long drive with beautiful scenery along the way and a bonus state–we thought we were crossing 5 states to get to the Ancient Faith Writing and Podcasting Conference but we also drove through West Virginia for about 20 minutes. So 3 Writers and 6 States after all! […]

by · June 15, 2017 · 0 comments · Community Life
3 Writers and 5 States Part 2

3 Writers and 5 States Part 2

Crop circles. AllState hands asking for a blessing. Philosophical questions about spiders. Talking about enjoying the freedom of not being in Wisconsin where we always run into people we know and then bang–two people recognize Brother Isaac in Illinois. Falafels ain’t so awful for lunch.   “Hell is for Real” billboards. Farm tables made for giants. Bathroom signs. Time travel–the […]

by · June 14, 2017 · 3 comments · Community Life
3 Writers and 5 States

3 Writers and 5 States

A monk, a Millenial, and a mom get in a car together to drive through 5 states for a writer’s conference–this should be quite an adventure! So Brother Isaac, my daughter Scarlett, and myself are on our way to the Ancient Faith Writing and Podcasting Conference in Pennsylvania. We are on the road right now, so I’ll be blogging as […]

by · June 14, 2017 · 1 comment · Community Life
On Writing and Vulnerability

On Writing and Vulnerability

A roller coaster ride describes my experience during the last few years that I have shared my writing publicly. The entire process of writing and sharing is far more in depth than I expected and the emotional ups and downs took me by complete surprise. The experience has become a mirror for my personal growth as I’ve embraced writing as […]

by · March 20, 2017 · 2 comments · Daily Life
Despondency and the Incarnation of God  

Despondency and the Incarnation of God  

   God is in the flesh, not operating from a distance, as did the prophets, but through Him human nature, one with ours, He seeks to bring back all mankind to Himself. –St. Basil the Great With so many tragic events going on in the world right now it is easy to lose hope and to wonder, ‘When will God […]

by · January 25, 2016 · 3 comments · Faith, Prayer
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