“Cheers!” She was the last one to raise her glass and the only one not to take a sip. He was the only one who knew why. He watched her, quietly and uninvited, from across the room. She looked beautiful in the long, fitted, red gown. Her toffee brown hair draped around her shoulders hidingContinue reading “Throwback Thursday: CHEERS! (100 Word Story- July 2020)”
This was a tough one to revisit. So many emotions attached to this piece and they all came flooding back when I read it. I give God all the glory for the place both of us are at now.
Lucidity is lost, fading with memories of better times. She is a fragment of who she was – a vibrant girl she used to know, stolen by unexpected grief. Simple plans have vanished, She blinks as nothing comes to mind, but her uninvited reality of darkness. ©Raelyn Pracht 2020
Artist of the stars, Love radiates from Heaven, Creation ignites.
This is the start to one of my stories. Some time in 2020 I was prompted to write this beginning.
This was written when Covid-19 hit all of us (and the grocery stores) hard.
“Watch and pray so that you will not fall into temptation. The spirit is willing, but the flesh is weak.” Matthew 26:41 I love the above verse. I feel like it really encompasses the idea of Lent. Lent gives us an opportunity to feel and understand just how weak we really are. It doesn’t matterContinue reading “Throwback Thursday: WEAKNESS (Lent 2016)”
Here is a little story I started back in 2019. I had completely forgotten about it.
“for gaining wisdom and instruction; for understanding words of insight; for receiving instruction in prudent behavior, doing what is right and just and fair; for giving prudence to those who are simple, knowledge and discretion to the young— let the wise listen and add to their learning, and let the discerning get guidance— for understanding proverbs and parables, the sayings and riddles of the wise. TheContinue reading “Throwback Thursday: LISTEN (Lent 2017)”
It’s Throwback Thursday time! This a devotion I wrote for Lent in 2017