COMING HOME FOR CHRISTMASby Virelle Kidder My mother had remarkable zeal for Christmas. Weeks in advance, she would come home from teaching school and bake late into the night. I helped clean the house and decorate the tree while my older brother Roger wired the house with Christmas lights, transforming our humble red house into […]
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LISTENING FOR CHRISTMASby Deb Kalmbach I used to be the queen of over-commitment, and December brought out the worst in this malady. It was as if I were poised at an imaginary starting line, and when I flipped the calendar page, I was off and running–the December dash! You could hardly see any white space […]
The lucky person is….. Random Integer Generator Here are your random numbers: 1 Mark! Congrats to you, Mark! Winner has been notified and will have 24 hours to contact me back or I will draw a new winner.
Life Beautifulby Margaret McSweeney During a quiet moment after Thanksgiving, I started reading my parents’ stack of love letters that I recently found in a storage box. As a Christmas gift to you, I would like to share my father’s words to my mother written to her during Christmas 1949. This incredible “hug from heaven” […]
Too Precious to Wearby Sarah Sundin One Christmas when my mother was a girl, she received a string of pearls from her father. Since her parents were divorced-an unusual situation in the 1950s-she treasured the pearls as a sign of her father’s love. When he passed away her senior year in high school, the pearls […]
Mr. Trusty Mailbox brought me today……. From the Publisher: Kelly’s Chance by Wanda Brunstetter The Body in the Sleigh by Katherine Hall Page Saving Cicadas by Nicole Seitz From the Author: Sunset Beach by Trish Perry The Sweet By and By by Sara Evans/Rachel Hauck(this actually came yesterday but didn’t add it)