With Love, Laura Beth

Words from my heart

Facebook Farewell

Dear friends and family, In case you missed my last blog, I wrote about Ecclesiastes, which wisely says there is a time for everything. I heard my heart say, “It … Continue reading

January 25, 2017 · 4 Comments

Ecclesiastes Living

Dear Laura Beth, I haven’t heard from you in months. I think it’s been a year—one whole year! Why haven’t you written? Someone told me you started working full time … Continue reading

January 14, 2017 · 8 Comments

Demo Days

Dear Chip and Joanna, How are you? You’ve been on my mind since Christmas. During the holiday season, I spent several days on the couch fighting a nasty cold and … Continue reading

January 24, 2016 · 6 Comments

Cool Connections

I hate to admit it, but I paid $160 to get my hair cut and colored once. The day was May 6, 2010, and never in my life had I … Continue reading

August 3, 2015 · 8 Comments


A picture, they say, is worth a thousand words. Apparently that means “a complex idea can be conveyed with just a single still image” (Wikipedia). On the 13th of April, I … Continue reading

April 27, 2015 · 11 Comments

Distinct Impression

This semester I work at the university switchboard three mornings a week. When I arrive on campus, I park in the Chestnut lot, head toward the sidewalk on the south … Continue reading

March 11, 2015 · 4 Comments

Why Write?

Sometimes, I forget why I want to write. Often, I’m too afraid to write—do I really want to let you see the truth of me? It’s easier, safer to hide. … Continue reading

January 23, 2015 · 6 Comments