Entries by Ann Guinn

Now

I’ve always been one to look forward to things. It’s so easy for me to think, plan, anticipate, and sometimes even worry over the future. I also think a lot about the past. I like to remember, even re-live good moments, and sometimes find myself dwelling on hard ones. But living in the moment??? It’s […]

Count it All Joy

Today’s post is written for the link-up at Five Minute Friday on the prompt, “joy“. ***** Oh, how I wish to just write a simple, happy post about Christmas joy today! But the first phrase that came to me as I started to think about this prompt is the scripture that reads, “count it all […]

Surrender to Christmas

Today’s post is written for the link-up at Five Minute Friday, where you can enjoy a variety of short, mostly unedited writings on the prompt of, “surrender”, by a wonderful group of bloggers. ***** Today we write on the prompt, “surrender”. My first thoughts are very serious, deep and even “holy” when I think of […]

One Way I Celebrate Thanksgiving All Year Long

Today is Thanksgiving Day here in the United States. ####################################################################################################   HAPPY THANKSGIVING!!!   ####################################################################################################   For my Canadian friends and family who celebrated Thanksgiving over a month ago, this is the season in which they have been leisurely getting ready for Christmas for weeks already. Meanwhile, we in the US are entering that crazy, […]

To Those Who Are Hurting

  I see so many around me hurting. Some of them I know, and some are still strangers, but they’re out there. We’ve just come through a tumultuous election and it seems the discord, dislike and distrust are still rampant. There are many with fears and those who seem to have lost hope. But I […]

Journey

Today’s post is written for the Five Minute Friday link-up on the prompt, “journey”. ***** Life is made of so many journeys. Some are happy and joy-filled and some are difficult and laced with pain. The journey of a small embryo as he/she grows into a full-size baby. That painful journey from the safety and darkness […]

Eat

This post is written for the Five Minute Friday link-up, where different bloggers will briefly write their thoughts about the prompt, “eat”. ***** “Mom! What is there to eat?” Sound familiar? Well, what is there? I’ve been thinking a lot about what I eat lately, especially since I’m in the midst of a seven-day fitness/meal […]