Olly olly oxen free.

Almost a year ago I adopted a kitten. If only you knew how explosive of a statement that is for me. Why? Well if you want to know more, here’s a link to that story. It turns out that kitten, Gerdie Grace, would be the beginning of not only my worst days, but also my […]

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We’re all sponges.

When From Her Fortress takes to video… Every now and again I share a video on my social media feeds. Writing is my passion, but as we all know, some lessons are better shown than typed. Below is something I recorded about a year ago. No fancy recording equipment! Just me, my iPhone and a […]

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Forever Indebted

One day, let’s hope soon, I’m going to pay off my student loans. But I’m still going to be in debt. And here’s one reason why.. Last night I was scrolling on social media and a post came up with enrollment day at my alma mater. And there they were. The department I gave way […]

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Hospital and Lighthouse.

Flash back to Friday morning… I have just finished a meeting with a couple of coworkers. As I’m heading for the door I hear one of them call out. I am now looking behind me…trying to continue a meeting that has already ended. However, I’m still heading for the door. And then…SMACK. I walk straight […]

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Confessing Love

It doesn’t rejoice at wrongdoing, but at the truth. So I give you the truth. It isn’t rude and it doesn’t insist on it’s own way. Therefore, I can’t carry on pretending. I respectfully confess…. It bugs me how the flesh can’t let go. And maybe it’s because you were never all that bad. Truth […]

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