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September 16th, 2013 | Posted by jamie in Music - (0 Comments)

I’m proud to announce that I have an original song recorded. My sweet husband has been working so hard to learn the recording software we have now, and to mix the music we’ve been working on. My good friend, Glenn, was wonderful to lend his amazing percussion skills as well. Click here to hear my … Read more

My starved imagination

September 9th, 2013 | Posted by jamie in Uncategorized - (2 Comments)

This blog originally appeared in July of 2012. Ever had one of those days where all you want to do is go home and hide under a blanket with a good strong drink? I have a lot of those days. The sad thing is that it's usually just one incident that spoils every other good … Read more

Contact lenses and thunder: Gratitude List

September 2nd, 2013 | Posted by jamie in Uncategorized - (1 Comments)

What are you thankful for this month? Here’s my list. The end of summer. I am thankful that summer has been mild, but I’m also glad to see it winding to a close. I just can’t take the Florida heat anymore. A long weekend. Time to rest and read and write and yes, even clean … Read more

The most perplexing Man I know

August 26th, 2013 | Posted by jamie in Jesus - (3 Comments)

The first time I picked up a Bible I could understand, I was hooked. I read through the gospels and was intrigued and confused by Jesus. He compelled me. I longed to know what made Him do and say the things He said. He never made excuses or apologized. He didn’t seem to care what … Read more

Community is Messy

August 19th, 2013 | Posted by jamie in Thoughts - (4 Comments)

I recently joined a rather large Facebook group. It’s a great community of people. But with so many people, it gets a little overwhelming. Someone posted some concerns about the group, one of which was the constant posts. He probably could have worded his comment better, but I admired him for his honesty. Not everyone … Read more

Derek Webb: I Was Wrong, I’m Sorry, and I Love You

August 12th, 2013 | Posted by jamie in Music | Songs - (4 Comments)

If you’ve followed this blog for any length of time, you’ve learned two things: I’m a huge Derek Webb fan. I have some huge resentments against the church. I like Derek Webb for several reasons. The simple reason is that I like his music. Beyond that, I respect him for his willingness to speak things … Read more

Sand and summer storms: Gratitude list

August 5th, 2013 | Posted by jamie in Gratitude - (0 Comments)

Here’s what I’m thankful for this month. 1. Cherries and berries. I take advantage of the summer harvest. 2. Sand between my toes. 3. Watching a summer storm come in over the ocean. I’m always amazed at the power of nature.                     4. A chance to … Read more

I Was Wrong, I'm Sorry, and I Love You

July 31st, 2013 | Posted by jamie in Uncategorized - (11 Comments)

Hey, guess what? I'm in a music video! I'm honored that I had the chance to have a small cameo in Derek Webb's video for his new song, I Was Wrong, I'm Sorry, and I Love You. Stay tuned for some more stuff on Derek's new album. In the meantime, check out the creativity in … Read more