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About vsimmons54

Veteran journalist of 40 years. Editor, Motivational Speaker, Ordained Minister, CEO of A Light in the Darkness Ministries, Copy Editor, Copywriting, Event Planner, Lensclusive Photography, Babbling Brook Consulting and Design, event planner and author. I love to write and speak and I love Jesus. I also do copy writing and editing. Recently co-authored Vanished Towns Revisited.

Thank you Sarah

Am I the only one who feels as if I somehow ended up a twilight zone segment with all that’s going on in the world? I’m not anxious though because my hope is in the Lord and all will be … Continue reading

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Father’s Day 2019

Each year, since January 2001, Father’s Day is bittersweet. I know my Dad is in heaven and able to breathe freely instead of fighting for each breath and able to walk and run without having to stop every minute or … Continue reading

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A Constitutional myth

After deciding more than a year ago that I would not respond on social media to those people who just wanted to complain or argue or didn’t want to know the truth. I’ve actually done pretty good about not responding. … Continue reading

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Potpourri of thoughts

Whew! I think Georgia’s weather is on steroids as it seems more off the chain than usual. This past week’s scorching weather not only makes people ill, it makes you just want to stay inside and vegetate. I just pray … Continue reading

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Bloom where God plants you

Graduations are happening all around us. From Pre-K to Kindergarten, middle school, high school and college. If you are just hankering to attend a graduation, there are many to choose from in our area. Saturday, I spoke at a women’s … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day reflections

Blessed beyond measure is how I feel every Mother’s Day because I not only have my birth mother, but also my step-mother who has been in my life for about a quarter of a century. My heart goes out to … Continue reading

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Things that drive me crazy

We all have our own list of pet peeves. It’s as individual to us as we are all unique. Some things which annoy us also make us laugh at times and on some days I suppose it depends how we … Continue reading

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