Poetry in Motion, Day 3

“Unplanned Vegan” There once was a girl named LeAnnWho loved to eat grandmama’s ham.But out of her bowlJumped a bumpy, green toad—Poor LeAnn became vegan instead! Funny! I’m not vegan, but I am an advocate for cleaner eating when possible. Whole, raw foods and proper supplementation are essential. When pairing it with exercise, rest, and…

Surprise, Surprise!

Hey, girl, hey! Yesterday I said I was going to bring you something exciting today. You’re welcome. “Jance’s Thoughts” Who is that man who doesn’t look like me?He smiles at my mom while winking at me.He plays, he laughs, completely carefree.Yet, I can’t help wonder what’s in this for me. I won’t be mean because…

The Gentleman and the Dove

Hey, girl, hey! I pray August is treating you well as it is me. I’m also grateful for the stretching this creative writing is doing for me. I’m not the best writer there is—and that’s fine. Instead, I’d say I’m consistent. And with consistency comes growth. I look forward to going back and scanning my…

Glorious Interruptions

Hey y’all hey! I’m starting a new thing where I’m highlighting a few of my friends. But first, I want to encourage you with this. Pay attention to what seems coincidental and commonplace. Nothing is merely chance. Everything is part of a grand design, from the Grand Designer. Today, I’ve met several things that all…

Upcoming Posts + Other Stuff

Good morning, queens! Can you believe it’s already December 1st?! Thank You, Lord! In this short post, you will learn the direction of posting for this month, as well as other things going on with Candace Chronicles. Content Matters With this being a season focused on giving and receiving the Love of God, the gift…

Finite

When the finite realizes its limitations…

Have Faith. Dream. Execute.

If someone challenged you to deny everything you believed in, would you succumb to their whims? If the phrase, “Well, everybody’s doing it,” was the mantra that everyone around you seemed to prefer, would you change your convictions? What is it that makes you loyal to your faith? Even if you don’t think you’re a spiritual…

NaNoWriMo Challenge!

Hey, y’all! Today is the 1st of November, which means “No Shave November,” for you gents and “National Novel Writing Month,” for you writers out there! Guess what? I’m still trying to figure out how I want to do this month. Will I be working on a novel? Will I be resuming my daily posts…

Circle of Friends

A friend loves at all times…Proverbs 17:17, NKJV Sometimes I think about my inner circle, and I reminisce on how blessed I am. Not everyone can say that those closest to them can both invoke laughter and encourage spiritual growth. I have a confession to make though. I don’t always tell them how much I…

Don’t Be Moved!

We can be so distraught and deterred because of what we see. Many people are shaken because of terrorist attacks going on, riots everywhere, signs in the heavens—it’s enough to make one’s head spin if they aren’t focused. This is what I want to draw your attention towards—Jesus Christ. Many of us have made the…