As I See It

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I have been wanting to write this story for some time now but wasn’t quite sure how I should go about it. I thought of different angles and approaches but always seemed to struggle with; what will those reading this short story think. I even looked up to Heaven and prayed for guidance. This story has to be right. It has […]

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Happy New Year Skyler

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Skyler was born on July 1, 2016. He was a beautiful baby boy with blue eyes and brown hair.  Skyler had a smile that could melt ice cream in a flash.  On July 29, 2016, I received a call that my sweet, charming little great-grandson had made his journey to Heaven.  We were all devastated beyond words. This is the […]

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The Christmas Orange

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It was 1927 two years before the Great Depression started in the United States.  Although times were tough, no one could ever imagine the depth of what was to come. But, for Mary and Amzi Transue, June 8, 1927, was a good day. A day filled with hours of anticipation, pacing by Amzi, and Mary doing what all expectant mothers […]

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Merry Christmas Skyler

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In November, I wrote a short story with a letter to my great- grandson Skyler who died on July 29, 2016. He was only twenty-nine days old.  Our hearts broke that day as we struggled to understand how a healthy infant could pass so suddenly. When I decided to write the November story, Happy Thanksgiving Skyler, I did not realize […]

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My Christmas Angels


Angels I believe in Angels; Angels in Heaven and Angels on Earth. This is a story about love and hope; about messages from above and the Angels that walk on our path each day. The Penn Rose Quilting Guild is made up of wonderful women who share the love of sewing fabric together to make beautiful quilts. I could go on and […]

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