Book Signing Today; 3 Joyful Post Prom Stories

Book Signing Today; 3 Joyful Post Prom Stories

If you’re in Omaha, please drop by Parables, 112th & Dodge, between noon and 2 today, for a book signing party. My book of funny and touching Christian-based short stories, “Radiant Beams,” will be for sale for a special price, $16.95, compared...
The Changing Table

The Changing Table

A few years ago, a little girl I didn’t know came up to me at our neighborhood school. “My mommy went to college with you!” she said. She told her mother’s maiden name. I said I remembered her, fondly.   “She said she didn’t even recognize you when we moved...
Radiant Beams: The Longest Teddy Bear Hug

Radiant Beams: The Longest Teddy Bear Hug

Ninety-seven years ago, a little baby was born. Someone gave him a teddy bear.   This wasn’t too long after President Teddy Roosevelt had refused to shoot an old black bear on a hunting expedition. That act of tenderness inspired a lady who made her living making...
Radiant Beams: Valentine Moon

Radiant Beams: Valentine Moon

He was horrible to her. He threw her around, called her a “whore,” cheated on her, and made her feel small.   Some boyfriend: she got deathly sick from food poisoning, but he wouldn’t take her to the hospital. A girlfriend did. Upon her release, he was three...
Radiant Beams: Stiff Upper Lip

Radiant Beams: Stiff Upper Lip

We were going to Hawaii. We were leaving at O Dark Thirty. We had never been, and we were very excited. To top it off, it was cold and snowing in our Midwestern city. HA HA HA HA HA!!!!   But, as usual, I had run myself into a tizzy getting all the Top Priority...