Let’s give a shout out to all the Essential People. You know who I’m talking about… The ones who play a vital role. Who make a difference. Make things better. Make us smile. Make us laugh. Make us think. Make us move. Make us smarter. Make us better. Every day. Day in. And day out. […]Read More MISFIT MONDAY: Ode to the Essentials
Happy New Year! It may be a bit premature to say this, seeing how we’re only 3.5 days in as I write, but I’m happy to say, so far so good; the sky and all my faculties still seem to be intact. I know I’m tempting 2021 with such a bold and audacious statement, but […]Read More Misfit Monday: Reality Check
It’s Christmas morning! And the day is already looking very merry and bright. See for yourself! Whoopee! A White Christmas; love when that happens… (I know, you’d think, being a Buffalo gal, it would be a regular occurrence. But you’d be wrong to think that… which is why I’m so silly excited!) And speaking of […]Read More It’s a Wonderful, Misfit Christmas…
Life is short… on this side of eternity anyway.It’s also beautiful. And kind of dangerous.So the question is: how do we live in the tension between preserving life… and living it? There I go, getting all deep on you right off the bat. Enough of this small talk! But as long as we’re here in […]Read More PODCAST- Justin Jones & a chat about Christians & fear & stuff
GIRLS are precious. GIRLS are priceless.GIRLS are not for sale. But… their jewelry is… and you can buy it via Sanctuary Project! Shameless plug? Perhaps. But I am a-okay with it, because what we’re really plugging here is the mission of today’s podcast guest, Holly Hayes, and the organization she founded, called Sanctuary Project. And […]Read More PODCAST- Making Beautiful Things with Holly Hayes & Sanctuary Project
It’s ALL ANNE ALL THE TIME as Rachel Dodge joins us for a delightful chat about , oh, all kinds of delightful things… Thing like Kindred Spirits (but of course)… imagining how Anne would handle these crazy Covid lockdowns… speculating on an imaginary verbal smackdown with her imaginary literary nemesis, none other than Jane Austen’s […]Read More PODCAST- Rachel Dodge, and a Kindred Spirit Near You
So I don’t like to overstate things. But… We may have just fixed all the problems with this super fun and uber insightful conversation with Allen Arnold, from Wild at Heart Ministries (formerly known as, no, not Prince, but Ransomed Heart Ministries). You remember him, of course. For some reason, he keeps coming around, hanging […]Read More PODCAST- Allen Arnold’s back! With the Cure for Chaos. Seriously.
Robin Steele joins us to dazzle the Misfits with his knowledge of the Beverly Hillbillies… Oh yes, and also to share his amazing story about his amazing, daughter, Kennady, who despite facing severe physical challenges, has never faked her million dollar smile in her entire miraculous life… It’s such a great conversation, full of insight […]Read More PODCAST- Robin Steele and the WHOLE Story
You want scary? Oh, I’ll give you scary. In honor of Halloween, and because I’m thoroughly sick of any talk that smacks of the “New Normal”, I give you, dear Misfits: 31 of the Scariest Things I Think Anyone Can Do, REGARDLESS OF HOW WEIRD THE WORLD GETS: 1. Show up. Especially when it would […]Read More 31 Scary Thoughts for Halloween.
Once upon a time… …in a world before Covid captured the hearts and minds of mankind… I sat down and talked with Kyle Mann; as in, the Editor of The Babylon Bee. Yes, that’s right, you heard me. It was a slow fake satire news day for him… and oh, what didn’t we talk about: […]Read More PODCAST-Kyle and Me and the Babylon Bee