‘Tis the Season for your Favorite Stories

‘Tis the season for hot cocoa, memories, and favorite stories. The day after Thanksgiving hits and everyone digs out the Christmas ornaments and their grandmother’s Christmas cookie recipe. Or some people – including me – start listening to Christmas music on October 1st and bake christmas cookies before Thanksgiving. No matter how you celebrate Christmas,…

My Summer Reading List

It is finally summer! Yah! I must confess that the majority of my summer days are spent reading. No assigned reading. No essays. I can read what I want, whenever I want. Today, I am going to share with you my summer reading list. I have been itching to read some of these books for…

Childhood Classics I want to Reread

“One day, you will be old enough to start reading fairy tales again.” ( C. S. Lewis) The other day, I found this quote that I had forgotten about. It made me think about all those stories that I had loved during the earlier years of my childhood. So, I decided that I should reread…

Why you should read The Lord of the Rings

One ring to rule them all, One ring to find them,One ring to bring them all and in the darkness bind them.                                                                    …

What I Read this April

John. I absolutely adore the book of John. It is probably my favorite of all four Gospels. The first time I read it, I studied it in a Bible study that met once a week. This time, I read through the whole book the Saturday before Easter. I enjoyed reading it both ways. The advantage…

Poems for Spring

There is something oddly satisfying about reading poetry when there is a lively breeze in the air, when the birds are twittering, and when tiny bulbs are peeking out of a tree’s bough. So, I came to the conclusion that I should share a list of poems for Spring. There are hundreds of Spring poems…

So… what is a Story Girl?

Ever since I was a young sapling, I have been enchanted by the written word. Words are what God gave us to communicate with each other. His own instructions and messages for us were given through words. As you can see, words are powerful. That means that stories are powerful. The most wonderful stories are…