I have always been a writer.  For most of my life I haven’t written for people to read.  I put pen to paper because I was made in the image of a God who used words to call this world into existence, and He used words to call me to Himself.  Before I was formed in my mother’s womb He breathed into me a mind and heart for reading and writing.  Out of all the talents He could have given He chose a spirit that yearns to take twenty-six symbols and turn them over and over again into pages of what I’ve never considered an ordinary story.  Once in a while, when I would let them slip out into the universe, people told me what I wrote was a gift and asked me if I would please do it more.   I’m just now barely brave enough to put my name on it.




To Be Changed. Option B

To Be Changed. Option B“This is freedom. This is the force of faith. Nobody gets what they want. Never again are you the same. The longing is to be pure. What you get is to be changed.”–Jorie Graham I’ve logged in to write here dozens of times since my last post. The cursor blinks, but I can’t seem to […] Read more...

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"Start with the soul and perhaps the temporal gifts I want to exercise will have their chance; and if they do not, I have the best in my hands already, the only thing really needed.  God must be in all my work."  --Flannery O'Connor

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2 Comments on To Be Changed. Option B

  1. Lori Whitaker
    June 20, 2017 at 11:32 pm (5 days ago)

    “I get to be changed.”
    ❤️ Father is teaching others & touching others continually with your story. Thank you for always saying “yes”. I love you.

  2. Diane mcelwain
    June 21, 2017 at 8:36 am (4 days ago)

    Beautiful words, deep thoughts, hard wounds, but God has taken you places I will never go. May he inspire you, lift you and make you full of joy in you pain. Love you, Monica.💕


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