Thank you Bridget! I am in love with your descriptions. You are a great example of "show don't tell.

Thanks for the story.

PS I am seated at the bar watching you and the man discuss the desert. I am silent and stunned at your ability to connect with both the present and the past.


Do not tremble; do not be afraid. — Isaiah 44:8 NLT

When was the last time you did something for the first time?

Can you believe it? I am writing an essay about my first experience as a podcast editor and producer? Seriously?

What do I know about editing audio…

Budda said “What you think you become. What you feel you attract. What you imagine you create.”

Romans 12:2 (NLT)
“Don’t copy the behavior and customs of this world, but let God transform you into a new person by changing the way you think. Then you will learn to know God’s will for you, which is good and pleasing and perfect.”

What you think you become? You…

I love your vulnerablity.

It has been 10 years since my father died from bladder cancer. I still feel the pain in my heart when I think about him.

So I just don't.

And I love your vulnerablity for putting your pain out here.

Yes, she wanted you to be alright and you will be!


Tom Penrod

Story writing that inspires action.

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