The Service of Talent

I'm working my way through the book of Hebrews currently, reading it along with William Barclay's commentary. Barclay explains something neat that I've never noticed before about the opening passage in Hebrew. Here's how it reads in my Bible: Long ago, at many times and in many ways, God spoke to our fathers by the… Continue reading The Service of Talent

30 Day Dress Challenge

Read about my 30 Day Dress Challenge here and here. Day 6 - Thursday Dress: "Seduction", purchased at Sirens (Isn't that embarassing? For those of you who don't know it, Sirens is a women's clothing store that sells cheap, often trashy clothing. It's where people buy clothes for clubbing and it's terrible. This is the… Continue reading 30 Day Dress Challenge

Book Review – News of a Kidnapping by Gabriel Garcia Marquez

Gabriel Garcia Marquez is undoubtedly best known for his beautiful "magic realism" prose. In novels like Love in the Time of Cholera or The General in his Labyrinth, Marquez masterfully joins fiction and fancy so that it becomes beautifully impossible to tell what's based in reality and what is not. Even his personal memoir, Living… Continue reading Book Review – News of a Kidnapping by Gabriel Garcia Marquez

30 Day Dress Challenge

(Read about my 30 Day Dress Challenge here.) Day 2 - Sunday Funny story about this dress: I purchased it a couple of years ago and shortly after I wore it to work, to my job in Victoria. A customer complimented me on my dress, I thanked her and mentioned that I found it at… Continue reading 30 Day Dress Challenge

30 Day Dress Challenge

I have a confession to make. I own more dresses than any other article of clothing. Including socks. That may have something to do with the fact that I hate wearing socks but it also might mean I have a small dress problem. Some women have a lot of jeans. Some women have a lot… Continue reading 30 Day Dress Challenge