Monthly Archives: February 2015

Reward Pictured

Carolyn’s Online Magazine REWARD PICTURED The WordPress photo challenge for February 27, 2015, is reward, which comes in many ways. Below are a few ways I’ve been rewarded. My biggest reward in life is my family, husband Monte, and children … Continue reading

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Rethink Church Lenten Photos Week 2

Carolyn’s Online Magazine (COMe) RETHINK CHURCH LENTEN PHOTOS Week 2 During 2015 Lent Rethink Church*, a ministry of the United Methodist (Church) Communications, is sponsoring a photo-a-day challenge based on reflections and perceptions of their word for the day. Each … Continue reading

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Gaither & the Friendship 9: Convictions Expunged

Carolyn’s Online Magazine THOMAS GAITHER AND THE FRIENDSHIP 9: CONVICTION RECORDS EXPUNGED We cannot rewrite history, but we can right history. —Judge Mark Hayes I learned that I have convictions I’m willing to suffer for to make sure things are … Continue reading

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Laurel Mountain Borough (PA): A Place to Visit

Carolyn’s Online Magazine (COMe) LAUREL MOUNTAIN BOROUGH, PENNSYLVANIA A PLACE TO VISIT The WP prompt for February 23, 2015, is Local Flavor…write about a typically “local” experience from where you come from, as though it’s an entry in a travel … Continue reading

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Forgotten Guests: A Smorgasbord of Leftovers

Carolyn Cornell Holland (COMe) FORGOTTEN GUESTS: A SMORGASBORD OF LEFTOVERS Beethovan’s Fifth provided quiet background music as I “nested” on the couch, cuddling under a Christmas coverlet featuring the Twelve Days of Christmas. A small table beside me held a … Continue reading

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There’s a Rule of Three in Photography

Carolyn’s Online Magazine THERE’S A RULE OF THREE IN PHOTOGRAPHY The WordPress site photo challenge for February 20, 2015, to compose your subject off-center, obeying the Rule of Thirds. What is the Rule of Thirds? It  is a powerful compositional … Continue reading

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Pittsburgh: Hockey & a Big Chill

Carolyn’s Online Magazine (COMe) PITTSBURGH: HOCKEY AND A BIG CHILL It’s a chilly 5 degrees out…not counting the wind chill. When the weather report broke into the soft background music accompanying my novel writing time I sat back and reflected on … Continue reading

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Rethink Church Lenten Photos: Week 1

Carolyn’s Online Magazine (COMe) RETHINK CHURCH LENTEN PHOTOS Week 1 During Lent Rethink Church*, a ministry of the United Methodist (Church) Communications, is sponsoring a photo-a-day challenge based on reflections and perceptions of their word for the day. Each Thursday … Continue reading

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Ash Wednesday: Sackcloth and Ashes

Carolyn’s Online Magazine (COMe) ASH WEDNESDAY: SACKCLOTH AND ASHES Guest Writer: The Rev. Monte W. Holland NOTE: Links to additional Ash Wednesday devotions and Lent Studies at end of this devotion… Lent 2015 Daily Study: A Lent Quiz 11 Facts … Continue reading

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Three Rivers Cup Hockey Tournament 2015

Carolyn’s Online Magazine THREE RIVERS CUP TOURNAMENT 2015 PITTSBURGH, PENNSYLVANIA: YOUTH HOCKEY On the weekend of February 14-16 I found myself watching four hockey games at the Three Rivers Cup Hockey Tournament, 2015 with my husband Monte and my son … Continue reading

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