I'm Catholic. Period. Not to be confused with "I'm Catholic, but..."
I'm conservative. Not Republican. Yes, there is a difference.
I'm a homeschooling mom. No, I don't know any good crafts. Crafts at my house end with something glued somewhere it shouldn't be. All my art is abstract, if 'lumpy' is synonymous with 'abstract.'
I write because...well, I like this quote from Mason Cooley, "Writing about an idea frees me of it. Thinking about it is a circle of repetitions."
The Telmaj, my first children's science fiction book for ages 8-12 is available now! For more information or for links to purchase, please click here.
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Member, Coalition for Clarity
Because Torture is Intrinsically Evil
Pray To End Abortion In America
Sancte Michael Archangele, defende nos in proelio. contra nequitiam et insidias diaboli esto praesidium. Imperet illi Deus, supplices deprecamur: tuque, Princeps militiae coelestis, Satanam aliosque spiritus malignos, qui ad perditionem animarum pervagantur in mundo, divina virtute, in infernum detrude. Amen.
Saint Michael the Archangel, defend us in battle; be our protection against the wickedness and snares of the devil. May God rebuke him, we humbly pray: and do thou, O Prince of the heavenly host, by the power of God, thrust into hell Satan and all the evil spirits who prowl about the world seeking the ruin of souls. Amen.
Don't Make Retail Employees Work on Thanksgiving!
A Prayer Of Spiritual Communion
My Jesus, I believe that You are present in the Most Holy Sacrament. I love You above all things, and I desire to receive You into my soul. Since I cannot at this moment receive You sacramentally, come at least spiritually into my heart. I embrace You as if You were already there and unite myself wholly to You. Never permit me to be separated from You.
The Church Has Always Taught That Abortion Is Morally Evil
Erin Manning (a.k.a. Red Cardigan) Mr. M (my creative and talented husband) Kitten, our oldest girl and resident animal lover Bookgirl, in the middle, who loves to read and daydream Hatchick, our youngest, a girl of many hats--literally and figuratively