Once upon a time, I believe, is how most stories begin… At least, that’s what I think. The words chosen may themselves be different, but wasn’t everything Once upon a time?
Once upon a time I was born to write. I feel writing is my gift from God and I’ve been sitting on this gift for way too long. I’ve written some of my ideas down and started dozens of stories ranging from the topics of okra to being a dad to one day sitting down and actually writing to God knows where my mind takes me wherever it goes. Why has it taken this long for me to begin? I’m going to say it’s because everything happens in God’s timing. Yep…..let’s go with that.
The truth is I’ve been lazy at times. Other reasons (excuses) I sometimes use; I’m too busy, nobody wants to hear what I have to say, It’s too hot/cold/light/dark (starting to