Photo by Melanie Wasser on Unsplash The Greatest Showman has an amazing soundtrack, with eleven gut-wrenching tunes performed by voices incomparable in many ways. The shiniest gem for me is "Come Alive", in which Hugh Jackman delivers the command that "you cannot be afraid." I love me some Hugh Jackman. I've been a huge fan of his since The … Continue reading Hugh Jackman Told Me I Cannot Be Afraid – Part 1
Photo by Jonathan Chng on Unsplash When it comes to goals, I'm like the seed that fell along the path and got taken away by birds in Matthew 13: I get all excited about them, and then other distractions carry me away from my pursuit. I don't consider myself easily distracted so much as difficult to focus. Once … Continue reading The Truth About False Starts
Photo by Artem Bali on Unsplash Recently, my knees have been bothering me. Tired of "dealing with it," I did some cursory searching online to see what the cause could be. I was pleased to see that most of the results did not conclude with "if untreated, you may die a terrible death in two months and have … Continue reading The Lost Writing Exercise: Stretching
Photo obtained at Split Shire. Welcome to Scribbler in the Sand! I'm so excited to have you here. Seriously, I get a little blurp feeling in my squishy little abdomen when I think about how I might encourage, uplift, or otherwise entertain you today. You may call me Lauren. I have lived over three decades. My prince … Continue reading To Begin With, Welcome!