When Ruins Sing...

Where my faith and creativity collide! A freedom freelancer, prayerful painter and clarion for Christ.

(re)fresh: Revisiting Timeless Teachers with Fresh Eyes

  #Inwiththeold is the hashtag a friend of mine uses for her antique store. I have the pleasure of working alongside her and I am continually inspired by past remnants that are restored, revived, repurposed or renovated to be relevant in the present. Revisiting the timeless is leading me to rivers of (re)freshment and I […]

Fireworks: UP and OUT

LIGHT, LIGHT, LIGHT UP THE SKY… Inspired by a friend’s blog and the short video her son created, I was awestruck by the Godly wisdom tucked into the framework of fireworks. Fireworks shoot up and then out. This reminds me to connect UP to God FIRST and then out to others SECOND. Sounds like a […]

Freedom

Yesterday at my church, Church of the Highlands, we had the most beautiful voice singing a beautiful rendition of a beautiful song! Check it out below. Prepare to be blessed and get ready for a Holy Goosie moment, an arm-hair raiser!  Song at Church of the Highlands Our country may be broken and divided in […]

Writing a Book Proposal: Little Did I Know

To all of the faithful followers of this blog, I wanted to apologize for my posting inconsistency his year.  I have found it almost impossible to blog, while attempting to write my first book proposal. WRITING A BOOK PROPOSAL IS MY CURRENT EVEREST! It is a mountain I have purposefully chosen and one completely foreign […]

New Art in Gallery

Below is a sample of NEW ART on my art gallery page! Hope you enjoy and please email me at katiewilson40@gmail.com if interested in commissioning a piece or if interested in something that is still available in the gallery!   Check out the Art Gallery Page! New Art! Click here for ART GALLERY LINK  

GENTalks Episode 25: The Blank Canvas of Marriage (Part 2)

Click here for link to iTunes: GENTalks: Cross-Generational Conversations Join Kaitlin and Katie as they have their last recorded conversation before Kaitlin Chappell becomes Kaitlin Rogers.  In a special late night addition, Kaitlin and Katie have a good, old-fashion, slumber party, connecting the generations one gab session and heart share at a time. Check out […]

Meaningful Write Now: 5 Reasons to Journal in the Moment

Meaningful Write Now: 5 Reasons to Journal in the Moment As a little girl I kept a diary. I have to admit I often wondered, “WHO is Diary anyway?” I was not sure why I thought she/he/it cared about my day but I updated Dairy nonetheless. Upon finding my earliest diaries, I saw drawings and […]

GENTalks Episode 24: The Blank Canvas of Marriage (Part 1)

Click here for iTunes link to GENTalks Podcast   A blank canvas is a beautiful metaphor for marriage. Different mediums, colors, textures etc… come together building something new, one brushstroke at a time.  Mess-ups happen along the way but new brushstrokes come in to make masterpieces out of those messes.   New beginnings are always […]

GENTalks Episode 23: Wedding Ring or Boxing Ring?

 Click Here for iTunes: GENTalks Episode 23: Wedding Ring or Boxing Ring?   As Kaitlin enters the final stretch before her wedding, just a few weeks away, this conversation revolves around the loving “ins and outs” of THE RING. Which is it, THE WEDDING RING or THE BOXING RING? Good advice is timeless. Whether we […]

Meaningful Wait

Meaningful Wait Is connectivity killing connection? While sitting in the doctor’s office recently, I saw a room full of people and heard a room full of DEAD SILENCE.  Everyone was glued to their phone. It made me sad and it immediately brought a memory to mind, a moment I would have missed had my phone […]