Truth Does Not Live in a Vacuum

2023 – new & deeper meaning found in old musings By Edna Peirce Dixon September 23, 2018 Truth is an enigma. Like water, truth gives life And yet truth holds the power to destroy life. Tempered with love, truth is a powerful tool It heals wounds and restores broken spirits. Like a knife forged fromContinue reading “Truth Does Not Live in a Vacuum”


Step Into the Light Journal Entry 17 – January 5, 2023 By Steven Maisenbacher I wasn’t really sure what I was going to write about this week until this week. I had a wonderful New Year weekend. On Sunday I was blessed and honored by an old friend and his wife. As most of youContinue reading “Gifts”


Step Into the Light Journal Entry 15 – December 23, 2022 By Stephen Maisenbacher Well here we are again my friends. Another week is almost gone and this one is particularly fortuitous simply because it’s Christmas time. Christmas Eve is tomorrow and I’m spending it with my family.  Here where I am now, in Springfield,Continue reading “BRRRR”


on the hopes and dreams of a lifetime… By Edna Peirce Dixon September 12, 2014 I have reached an age when society thinks of me as old, and in truth, with each passing year the realm of possibilities seems to grow smaller and smaller; the obstacles in my path grow larger and larger. Even asContinue reading Soliloquy

Choosing Happiness

By Eric R. Dixon At this point in my life I don’t feel the need to be someone else. I do not need to pretend to be younger or smarter or wealthier than I am. I have lived an amazing and interesting life and I have built many wonderful memories. Having lost my wife withContinue reading “Choosing Happiness”

Time vs. People

Step Into The Light Journal Entry 7 – October 26, 2020 By Steven Maisenbacher Before I came here, my assumption was people were going to be helpful in my making this transition from prison to the “real” world. I’m rapidly finding this is not always the case. In the battle of Time vs. People theContinue reading “Time vs. People”

The Most Powerful

Step Into The Light Journal Entry 6 – October 20, 2022 By Steven Maisenbacher I’m going to step outside the boundaries of what I’ve been doing normally and speak on something that’s come to my mind in the most profound way possible. I want to elaborate on what’s going on. Wars have been fought overContinue reading The Most Powerful

Walks Goes To College

Step Into The Light Journal Entry 5 – October 12, 2022 By Steven Maisenbacher Well it seems like it’s a done deal, only not done the way I initially had planned. It looks like I won’t be taking Computer Sciences. I was contacted by the success counselor who advised me that the Computer Sciences programContinue reading “Walks Goes To College”

Speed Bumps

Step Into The Light Journal Entry 4 – October 5, 2022 By Steven Maisenbacher Why does everything have to be so difficult? I’ve been out for a little over a month now. I have filled out a hundred applications and applied at probably 50 places. With 25 years of education and training in the qualityContinue reading “Speed Bumps”

Freedom Lost, Life Found

My Journey to Spiritual Healing By Candace Freedom lost, life found. That’s the gift I have been given. Through all my trials and tribulations I now see the light on a road I’ve never believed possible! Thank you Father God for never giving up on your children. Thank you for hearing my cry and puttingContinue reading “Freedom Lost, Life Found”