Getting Published: Maybe a Monthly Article?


We had a man come in our offices last week who asked me if I was interested in writing a monthly youth article for the Christian Family Publications paper.  I asked him to let me think about…and then 2 seconds later, I said “YES!”  So maybe this is the real deal, and maybe not.  Who knows.  Time will tell.  But I’m pretty stoked about it!  This would be some type of monthly periodical that will be released up in the north Alabama area.  Anywho, here’s the article I submitted for this month.  For those that know me, I didn’t pull any punches…AGAIN 🙂

All my friends were laughing at me while I was writhing in pain! During my high school summers, my friends and I would go pool-hopping nearly every day. On one sunny day, we hit up a pool at a house on the lake…sweet! As I was doing back flips off the board, I didn’t jump far enough out, and I landed on my chest on the board. It sprung me back into the water. I sunk like a rock, managed to swim back up, roll onto the concrete, and lay there writhing in pain while my friends were laughing at me. While out of school, summers were always unforgettable. Continue reading