A. Farm girl. Tractor salesperson. Legal secretary. Women's ministry leader. Director of Creative Arts at several churches; Director of Dallas International Performing Arts Academy
A. Tractor Salesperson
A. Cherryvale High Schoo, Cherryvale, KS; Coffeyville Community Junior College, Coffeyville, KS; Oklahoma Christian University, Oklahoma City, OK; University of Texas at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX
A. Nicole Nordeman
A. My Fair Lady
A. The Middle
A. Faith-filled. Fulfilling. Exciting. Ever-changing. Hopeful. Blessed.
A. "Life is either a great adventure or nothing." Helen Keller
A. Last Christmas my whole family was seated at the table. Everything was perfect. Candles. China. Food. Lots of laughter. Buzzing conversation. In that moment, the scripture that says, "Mary treasured these things in her heart," came to my mind. I wanted to freeze the moment and treasure it always. Happiness indeed. To me, perfect happiness will come when I can sit forever in the presence of those I love ... in the presence of God.
A. That my life was insignificant.
A. The Mediterranean
A. The Romans
A. My husband
A. Just. Still. You know.
A. Not finishing college.
A. Raising two wonderful children.
A. Self-doubt with worry a close second.
A. Love to laugh.
A. Broadway performer
A. Outgoing. Never meet a stranger.
A. Bo Crowder
A. Mary, the mother of Jesus. I would say, "How did you do it, Mary? How did you bare the pain of watching your baby boy become the most despised man in the world?"
A. People who say they are going to do something and don't.
A. Teaching audition acting.
A. Broadway performer.
A. Loyalty. Dependability. Sense of humor.
A. Mashed potatoes.
A. Kate Quinn. Maria Doria Russell. Kate Furnival. Diane Setterfield. Barbara Kingsolver. Kellie Coates Gilbert. Suzanne Collins. J.K. Rowling. Robert Morgan.
A. Gap Creek. Mistress of Rome. The Sparrow. Harry Potter. Hunger Games.
A. Gap Creek
A. Read. Read. And read some more.
A. Oh. My. Goodness.