Add Your Blog | | Signup
Carole McDonnell · 1Y ago

Poem: On the Deaths of Alan Rickman and David Bowie

Close My Eyes. Then, Closetland. And of course Stardust was always there. Not sure when it entered my mental world.And yet, strangely,I am not devastated. Not sure why the lack of devastatio...
Carole McDonnell · 1Y ago

Lesson Learned

The desperate can be charming;I'll say that for them.The homeless desperate for homeThe unloved desperate for loveThe poor, desperate for money.And, perhaps,at the back of my mind I always k...
Carole McDonnell · 1Y ago

Wattpad Block Party - Winter Edition II

I'll be doing the Wattpad Block Party -- Winter edition. And yes, I'll be doing a giveaway...
Carole McDonnell · 1Y ago

Weird Western Wednesdays

  Today I am guest blogging at   I am participating in Nicole Givens Kurtz’s Weird Western Wednesdays! My guest blog post appears on her blog, Pulp Reports, which can be found on her website, Other Worlds Pulp (http://www.nicolegivenskurtz.com).    ...
Carole McDonnell · 1Y ago

Should Christian Stories Evangelize

The easy answer is: “yes, we should evangelize.” Evangelism is often about making the world see our light…without us being aware of it.  They see us warts and all, without us being preachy.H...
Carole McDonnell · 2Y ago

Poetry: The tainted glass

The poet's eyeshould not be mirrorsbut glass;To speak of one's selfone must turn one's gaze outward.Photographersinstinctively understand this.Among the greats,selfies are rare.And great con...
Carole McDonnell · 2Y ago

Remember Lot's Wife

It's funny. Preachers always preach about Lot's Wife with a kind of sneery petty maliciousness. They always have to see her as looking back at sin and lust. They figure that can be the only ...
Carole McDonnell · 2Y ago

Lamech, emulation, and murderous rage

Recently when the reporter was murdered by the aggrieved angry former employee, a TV station was talking about his manifesto in which he talked about other rage murderers. I forgot who. Migh...