Encouragement for difficult times.
“Real courage is when you know you’re licked before you begin, but you begin anyway and see it through no matter what.” -Harper Lee Here are a few quotes to encourage you and help you persevere through the difficult times. Remember that great and admirable accomplishments were always achieved by taking one step at aContinue reading “Tempted to Surrender”
03/07/2016 I can see a light at the end of this tunnel. Still knee deep in edits, but I can at least see the end. Still keeping on schedule and allowing the mounting excitement to continue unabated! In between reading and editing, I’ve been working with an artist to draw a beautiful new map forContinue reading “Novel News Update”
When life seems unfair, when we feel misused, when every day becomes a burden, our focus tends to shift from others to ourselves. We are beset on all sides by evil, whether we see it or not. I’m not talking about people, but evil spirits tempting us and telling us there is no hope. Don’tContinue reading “A Kind Word…”
Seen this picture a hundred times all over the Internet…and it still makes me think each time. Perspective can be everything. Maybe right now God has you in a place you long to escape. Yet when you view your situation from His perspective, it all makes sense. So the question remains: would you ratherContinue reading “A Quick Thought…”
02/19/2016 Still knee deep in edits, though I will admit it’s not as bad as I’d feared. (Mostly thanks to my wonderful wife’s ninja-editing skills). Still keeping on schedule and allowing the mounting excitement to continue unabated! Thanks to all who frequent this blog for your support and readership. -R. S. Gullett
To a writer this is blasphemy. The power of words is staggering, able to split the heart and soul. Able to move nations to greatness and smash empires into nothing. They can forge friendships between enemies, and betray the trust given by our dearest friends. Words, written or spoken, are a fierce fire that canContinue reading “Only Mere Words…”
Love and Compassion is what compels you to ask your wife if she is okay when you hear her throwing up through the bathroom door. Common Sense is what keeps you from asking such a stupid question.
You’re on your way to a meeting and your boss stops you to ask if you would explain the latest project to everyone; or you get to work and realize that report was due yesterday, or your boss decides to saddle you with another project on top of all you have already, or you’re sittingContinue reading “Stressed”
Yet you do not know what your life will be like tomorrow. You are just a vapor that appears for a little while and then vanishes away. (James 4:14 NASB) Have you ever built a sand castle on the beach? It’s a lot of fun and work to make all the walls and towers; you standContinue reading “Sand Castles and Vapor”