Mission 1226 – a writer's blog

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


The coffee is stiff this morning and I have a house to clean, so….do the math, folks — I may ramble for a bit. Remain close at your own risk… … Continue reading

February 20, 2017 · Leave a comment

a twisted mulligan…

Kinda diggin’ this post title — sounds like I’m ordering some fun drink…. “I’ll have a Twisted Mulligan, please.” No idea what’s in it — or if such a drink … Continue reading

February 1, 2017 · Leave a comment

confidence will follow…

I woke up today thinking about “change agents”. Those who listen, coach, motivate, nudge, question, lead by example and otherwise encourage us to move from “broken record” to “changing my tune.” … Continue reading

January 23, 2017 · Leave a comment

unfinished business…

Remember how I told you when by bestie and I first texted about “what’s your word?”, I joked around about the word “mulligan”?? My needing a do-over year? Crap, yeah… it’d … Continue reading

January 19, 2017 · Leave a comment

wise words, wiser questions…

I made it all the way to page 70 in my Fire Starter book!! Holy crap, is this woman pushing my buttons. Lots of under-lining, chicken-scratched notes in the margins, … Continue reading

January 13, 2017 · Leave a comment

shrinking or expanding… the finale

Happy dance!!! Right out of the chute this morning…….happy dance!!! Sometimes ya gotta go to the well, call in reinforcements, cry out for help, be willing to accept help. For … Continue reading

January 11, 2017 · 1 Comment

shrinking or expanding… part 2

So … I’m circling the wagons on this “word” for 2017 thing… I think I have it. But getting there? I traversed and bumped and navigated around several options. Sorta … Continue reading

January 9, 2017 · Leave a comment