Mission 1226 – a writer's blog

where I occasionally share about inspiration, songwriting, screenwriting and my faith journey…

Revisiting Walter Mitty…

My husband and I saw “The Secret Life of Walter Mitty” on January 4 of this year. Last week, we watched it again. Pretty sure we loved it even more this time, … Continue reading

August 25, 2014 · Leave a comment

getting unstuck, part 2: your ego has to go-go….

That’s right — your ego has to go. Ego, pride, whatever. Time to give it the boot. Haul it to the curb .. like trash. Cut it loose. Bury it asunder. … Continue reading

August 22, 2014 · Leave a comment

getting unstuck, part 1: sometimes ya gotta grind some gears…

Sometimes I think the world’s done us a disservice by building automobiles with “automatic” transmissions. At the very least, we do a disservice to kids if we fail to teach them … Continue reading

August 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

what do you want…….

Sunday morning marked visit #2 of 4 to a new-to-me church, nudged into the seat via a friendly poke by someone who thought I may be drawn to a series about “movies”. … Continue reading

August 19, 2014 · 3 Comments

of dream merchants and sun chasers….

Dang, today’s lesson plowed into me in a hurry this morning…. compliments of Johnny. Well, compliments of another comedian as well.  But I’ll get to that… The worm is turning. … Continue reading

August 12, 2014 · 1 Comment

sometimes we need the panoramic view….

Been thinking a lot about “point of view” lately. Comes up all the time in writing, but lately it’s been coming up in life. I don’t know about the rest of you, … Continue reading

August 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

i say it differently, but does it mean the same???

Last night after dinner, Patrick and his buddy retired to downstairs to hang out and I took Johnny out on the deck for a while. Which is when I gazed … Continue reading

July 31, 2014 · Leave a comment

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