writer, reader, runner, photographer, nose-wiper

Welcome to Jennie Creates. Here you will find short stories of raising boys, running races, writing novels, and bits about refining our faith and living in the South. There is an occasional book review or recipe. If you like photography and pets, we're golden.

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“I’ll remember your name.”

After church on Sunday I met a friend for lunch. It was the sort of lunch that excluded spouses and children because we both needed to¬†divulge feelings and thoughts without self-editing. I needed to tell her that I’m feeling low, like a dark cloud is coming and I’m well aware…

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Lent Reading 2015

A few years ago I started observing Lent, but instead of giving up meat or coffee or carrots (which Jackson…