November– Month of Change

This month has been one of change for me- I’ve been writing– not a lot more than I thought– but I’ve been forced to be more creative. Then we ended up rescuing a cute little puppy who about broke my heart when I had to take her to the shelter after a week. But that’s because we honestly couldn’t do anymore for her and she was honestly just a bit too young for us to keep her. But she brought an extra bit of thankfulness and the reminder of charity into my life– something that needs reminding of every so often. That sometimes– we have to honestly put others before ourselves– not because of their needs– but because they just don’t have anything and we have what looks like abundant riches– even if it’s not. So, for a week– we got extra love, Shango learned how to be a big brother puppy, and we learned to appreciate all the things that rescue organizations do to save those animals out there who are abandoned, neglected and hurt in some way. Let’s just say– I have plans for some of my writing money to make sure some of those puppies are taken care of while they wait for their new homes. A lesson well learned– and one I needed in my writing as well.  Continue reading