Trade Ya Tyler: A Short Story

AListen or Read it here!!! Welcome to A Remarkable Thought: A short story podcast to engage your mind and lift your spirit—a production of changeyourmindchangeeverything.org. In a world that runs on 5G, caffeine, obligations, shoulds, shouldn’ts, woulds, and wouldn’ts we’ve created a space where you can relax, laugh and think for yourself.  Each week we…

Unbeknownst to Becca: A Short Story Part Two

Listen to the new podcast Unbeknowst to Becca Part Two or read the original short story below! Take a beat, take a breath, and listen in (or read it below!) Tears were a waste.  Although they had afforded Becca a trickle of moisture to wet her parched lips.   As best she could tell, she was…

Unbeknownst to Becca: A Short Story Part One

Listen to the new podcast Unbeknowst to Becca Part One or read the original short story below! Take a beat, take a breath, and listen in (or read it below!)   Darkness.  Complete and total blackness was all that Becca Gladstill could make out.   The 37-year-old mother of 4 was what she would describe as…

Stevie’s Serendipity: A Serendipitous Story

Stevie’s Serendipity: A Short Story About Serendipity Listen to the new podcast Stevie’s Serendipity or read the original short story below! Take a beat, take a breath, and listen in!   Of all the ridiculous scenarios Stevie Waldrop had gotten herself into, her current situation would be hard to beat.  Perhaps she would never tell.  …

MOS: Mom’s Out Syndrome

MOS: Mom’s Out Syndrome Mom’s Out Syndrome or MOS (Much like the green fungus that grows in the shade, deprived of sunlight. You can dissect the metaphor.) is a phenomenon that happens in families when a mom is out of commission due to illness, injury, mental collapse, dismemberment, death of a loved one, or now…

Destination Destiny: A Short Story about Destiny

Destination Destiny: A Short Story about Destiny Are you living your best life?  Listen here or read it below, it’s your destiny!  Love, J   When she imagined her feet, she pictured them swollen to the size of two loaves of bread.  They throbbed.  Literally, her feet were throbbing in her overpriced work shoes.  The…

Everly’s Escape: A Short Story about Escape

Everly’s Escape: A Short Story about Escape Curios? Sometimes we all need an escape.  Find out how Everly gets hers! Listen or Read it! Everly’s Escape The crowded room erupted in laughter.  Sheepishly, Everly sipped her zinfandel.  The cool, sweet drink must’ve paled in comparison to her burning, flushed cheeks.  Then came the “nudge, nudge,”…

Goldie gets Grateful: A Short Story of Thanks

Goldie gets Grateful: A Short Story of Thanks This week’s remarkable thought is inspired by a story I wrote called, Goldie gets Grateful… take a beat, take a breath, and listen in or read it for yourself!  Love, J Goldie Gets Grateful Traffic was a beast.  The loop was at a standstill.  Goldie drummed her…

Balanced Blair: A Short Story About Balance

Listen or Read it or Both! A short story about Balance by Jami Amerine The worn red carpet of the little chapel in the woods held many secrets.  If it could speak it would tell the stories of weddings, funerals, baptisms, scandal, restoration, who really knows what else?  Blair stared mindlessly at her white satin…

Worry-Free Living in a Worried World

Is it even possible to live worry-free in a worried world?   I am here to testify, yes.   If you have been here for a while, you might be shocked to learn, it has been four years. Four-years, since our beloved John-John, our second oldest child, our firstborn son, boarded a bus for Marine Bootcamp.   The…