Driver’s Ed

by Ruth, a.k.a. Fastest Momma Frizzle on Four Wheels I’ve already shared on these pages my philanthropic support of the county library system. Now, I’ll tell you how I plan to finance a driver’s education course for my 14-year-old daughter. It’s all very...
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Writing Room

by Ruth, a.k.a. Momma Frizzle For the past year, as some of you know, I’ve been writing an elementary school curriculum for a local homeschool organization. I help homeschool parents teach literature, writing, geography, social studies, science, art, and Biblical worldview...
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Four Day Meditation

by Ruth, a.k.a. Momma Frizzle Friday funeral for the father of our best friend. Ill for months, but in the end so fast. Still, grace is what the eldest son recalls, even as he watched his dad draw final earthly breaths. Grace, upon grace in a sacred passing.   Saturday sick...
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Twilight Haiku

by Ruth, a.k.a. Momma Frizzle Golden orb across Today, traveled over us – Earth, sky, me and you.   Sunlight behind pines Long clouds glide slowly between, Cast shiny shadows.   Day’s end quieter Than morn twelve hours ago. More birds, less noise, too.   Bike...
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Early Morning Haiku

by Ruth, a.k.a. Momma Frizzle It’s still dark outside. Whirring traffic sounds rush by, Breaking quiet sleep   Counterpoint, the sky – Stars light on approaching day, Eastern orb awakes.   House still quiet now, Coffee warm, air chills my skin, As I watch the...
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A Chunky Jewelry Welcome

Oh, bless us all! My little sister Deborah has moved to Texas and is mixing with the natives. Frizzle Chicks may never be the same! – Momma Frizzle   by Deborah, a.k.a. Mother Goose Three months ago, we moved from Chicago, Illinois to Austin, Texas. There are many reasons...
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One Word

by Ruth, a.k.a. Momma Frizzle A bunch of my friends are making one word New Year’s Resolutions. They are picking one word to focus their thinking, actions, and goals for 2013. As a writer, picking just one word to do all that is intimidating. How about 200? But I like...
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