Saturday, November 13, 2010
Saturday Good Reads
“Harvesting a sense of purpose and family ties on a Iowa farm,” guest column by Jennifer Dukes-Lee for the Des Moines Register.
“A Birthday Meditation” by Cassandra Frear at Moonboat Café.
“November’s Song” and “Worship” by Susan Etole at Just a Moment.
“Are you looking at me?” by Nancy Rosback at Bend the Page.
“Encouraging Others” by Michael Perkins at Untitled.
“Humility: The Writer’s Indispensable Virtue” by Mike Duran at deCompose.
“The Man on the Corner” by Michelle DeRusha at Graceful.
“What Happens When I Let My Mind Wander as I Type” by Monica Brand at Paper Bridges.
“Can Death Be Holy?” and “The Sum of a Life (in 125 Words or Less)” by David Rupert at Red-Letter Believers.
“Of Sandlots and Cathedrals” by Fatha Frank at Public Christianity.
“Hands and Beard Commands of the Future” by Rebecca Ramsey at Wonders Never Cease.
“The Embarrassed Samaritan” by Bradford Winter at The Image Journal.
“Why I Hate Writing – Part 4” and “Understanding Honor” by Kathy Richards at Katdish.
“My most recent business plan, except I’m Louis Prima, and I keep showing up” by Greg Sullivan at Sippican Cottage.
“On our endless struggle to think well of ourselves” by Bob Spencer at Wilderness Fandango.
“The Ambition of Christ” by Jessica McGuire at Jezamama.
“Playing Our Song” by John Blasé at Dirty Shame.
"Back in my day" and "Unanswered Prayers" by Billy Coffey.
“Go” by Cliff at Soul of a Christian Triathlete.
“The Best or the Rest?” by Chrystie Cole at Path from the Head to the Heart.
“Attitude: It Makes All the Difference” by Louise Gallagher at Recover Your Joy.
“The Estuary” and "A Moment Framed" by Pete Marshall for One Stop Poetry.
“Fire-Sky” by Laura Boggess at The Wellspring
“Learning Paul’s Perspective” by Karen Eck at Karenee Art.
“One Time” and “Late Autumn on Priory Road” by Adam White.
“Five More Minutes” and “Help me pick a title for this one” by Jerry at Under the Door Frame.
“Everyone Does” by Jim Schmotzer at The Faithful Skeptic.
“Show Me” by Melissa at All the Words.
“I’m a Rough Draft” by Michael Perkins at Untitled and “Dream Again” at the Michael Perkins blog.
“The Kiss” by David Wheeler at Dave Writes Right.
"From the Bridge" and "By the Rules" by Maureen Doallas at Writing Without Paper.
“I Am” by Sandra Heska King.
“Anticlimax” by Justinian at Delight and Glory and Oddity and Light.
“Mystery of the milkman” by Nancy Rosback at Crossroads.
“Reflection” by Steven Marty Grant at Urbanality.
“I Give You” by Linda Chontos at Linda’s Patchwork Quilt.
“Splendor in Surrender” by A Simple Country Girl at Aspire to Lead a Quiet Life.
“The Color of Things: On a Tuesday Leaving” by L.L. Barkat at Seedlings in Stone.
“Enough Fog” by His Fire Fly at Flickers of a Faithful Firefly.
“Young Poet David Wilkins” by Lesley Moon for One Stop Poetry.
Paintings and Photographs
“Autumn Collage” and “Rain, Snow Wind and Sunshine” by Steve Gravano at Take a Look Around.
“Loneliness” by Mikhail Shlemov.
“Iron Mountain Study,” watermedia on Yupo by Randall David Tipton.
"Cracked Open” by Kathleen Overby at Neotony.
Random Act of Culture
“A Slice of Heaven in a Department Store” via Zach Nielson at Vitamin Z.
Photograph: Lamp by Nancy Rosback. Used with permission.