Cynthia Tankersley isn’t thinking about what she lost. On this Thanksgiving, she’s remembering what she gained.[Read more…] about On this Thanksgiving, She’s Remembering What She Gained
I’ve met my own Walter Mitty, a man who claims to be a Vietnam vet, former POW, and recipient of one Purple Heart and two Bronze Stars. But I suspect this man is a fraud who steals the valor of true war heroes, like my friend, former PFC Duane Vincent.[Read more…] about A Fraud Who Steals the Valor of True War Heroes
Women and pornography. Those two words don’t go together. Or do they? As it turns out, addiction to porn affects women, too … including those who go to church and teach Sunday school.[Read more…] about Addiction to Pornography Affects Women, Too
Our hearts break for women battling breast cancer, but men suffer, too. Why aren’t their stories told?[Read more…] about Men Suffer, Too. Why Aren’t Their Stories Told?
Writing stories about ordinary people who prevail over adversity is my stock-in-trade, and I write them to offer hope to others. But how do you help a friend who lives without hope?[Read more…] about How Do You Help a Friend Who Lives Without Hope?
On October 2, my father would have been 91. When he died twelve years ago of pancreatic cancer, I wasn’t there. My older sister, Debbie, and younger brother had the privilege of watching our father die.[Read more…] about Watching Our Father Die: My Sister’s Story