Love Liberates, Dr Maya Angelou

The world lost a great woman today — Dr Angelou is one of my favorite poets of all time. We will miss her and I pray that her influence lives on in the rest of us. May we do her memory justice.

Music Monday: Cory Johnson, Another Soldier’s Coming Home

In Honor of Memorial Day –  I met Cory Johnson completely on accident. I had a comedy gig that night that got cancelled at the last-minute because my promoter forgot to pay the rent. (just in case you thought my life was glamorous.)  Rather than let the night go to waste, my husband and I…

Proof that Banjo Is Cool: Neil Young

“There is music you never hear unless you play it yourself.” ― Marty Rubin If I could sum up the feel that I go for when playing banjo, this picture would be it. It’s Neil Young, circa 1970’s playing sitting quietly under a tree. People usually make fun of banjo. My thoughts are if Neil…

Friday Funny: Hamsters are like cigarettes

CCA Showcase Tweet Song with John Branyan, Clayburn Cox, Marty Simpson and Jonnie W. Published on Jun 15, 2013 Follow these guys on Twitter @JBranyanComedy | @ClayburnCox | @MartySimpson | @Jonnie_W

Ya Got Trouble – or do you? A glimpse into the wilderness

Unless we know how to be alone on purpose, not in a runaway alone, but an intentional pilgrimage, we’ll never learn how to be with people. That’s why I wrote yesterday’s post. Not everyone knows how to be alone. I thought I did. I used to look forward to my days at the lake – until…

I Call Shenanigans

I DON’T DO CATFIGHTS Women who believe this: Don’t understand this: A person might believe that the first statement is true empowerment, but it isn’t. In reality, it’s nothing more than fear biting. Telling me that I get to choose whether you are my best friend or my worst enemy  gives all of your personal…

Daring to dream without getting shot is not easy.

I’ve been down with this broken leg since October. That’s a lot of time to think. I am learning a lot really. Living in a small town doesn’t mean you have to live small. Dare to dream and don’t burn bridges, you may need to cross them some day. If you are going to live…

Do You Wanna Go to Starbucks? (Do you want to build a snowman parody)

This is really cute. Hope you guys enjoy it.   Published on May 3, 2014 Make sure you have enough caffeine for your finals. #doyouwannagotostarbucks This is a mini-musical parody on Frozen’s song “Do You Wanna Build a Snowman?” from two students from Point Loma Nazarene University Musical Stuff and Acting stuff by Jené Nicole Johnson…

God made the horse

God made the horse from the breath of the wind, the beauty of the earth and the soul of the angel…May they forever run within our hearts. -Bonnie Piper