Author Archives: Alice Horton

About Alice Horton

Grateful, Graced, Divinely Graced, Blessed, Favored, Humbled, Awed, Amazed.

The Mighty Ant Brigade

The mighty ant brigade almost escaped my attention. Small, like sprinkles of black pepper, the ants moved in a tight serpentine line across my porch. I took one giant step over them and continued my pursuit of one of my … Continue reading

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Observations Along My Day

How easy it is to not meet as planned! Let me say at the beginning that this ‘meet’ was not what I wanted on my radar for a couple of weeks or even a month. But there it was on … Continue reading

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As a Believer in Jesus Christ

As a believer in Jesus Christ, I have much and many things other people are not aware of in their day to day experiences. To other people who share similar beliefs as mine, what I write will make perfect sense. … Continue reading

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Gifts of the Money Kind

There was a time in my life when my mama, dearly departed now, and I talked about the wisdom of giving money. At the time of our conversation, a frequently aired television commercial touted the ‘one size fits all’ benefits of … Continue reading

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Upside Down Tacos

Upside down tacos was our meal of choice for the evening. So named because the messiness of trying to eat a half moon shaped taco and enjoy all it offers is challenging. Instead, we assemble the different ingredients around each … Continue reading

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The Can’t Chanters Quandary

To begin, the Quandary is:  how does a person who says “I can. I can. I can.” relate to a person who says “I can’t, I can’t, I can’t.” Whether the subject is plans to do something or questions about … Continue reading

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Liberty

The many joys of Liberty are countless and as diverse as the people who enjoy it. This morning’s events were common and regular, almost a ‘Same Old, Same Old’ kind of thing, but not. The church I attended could have … Continue reading

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