Lana Vaughan

The Queen of Questions

Silence is Golden

When did we get the idea that life needs background music like a movie? Everywhere I go there is music being imposed on me. The coffee shop, the grocery store, the shopping mall, the dentist office, even in the elevator! What happened to the beauty of silence? How is a person supposed to think with […]

Condition of the heart

Last week I finally went to see the doctor about a pain in my chest that had been bothering me for a couple of weeks. He asked me a series of questions, listened to my chest from the back and the front, and told me Pericarditis, an inflammation of the tissue surrounding the heart. Nothing […]

Broken Agreement

Today after church Matt and I sat having brunch with our daughter. We were discussing the message we had heard this morning. It was good but not really memorable. The one thing that stood out was that the pastor was talking about kindness being an action not an emotion. At one point in the message […]

Un-Dying to Self

The past week a very strange battle has been taking place in my life. (Cut to the end of the story for those who don’t have time to sit through the whole movie.) Some serious and very old agreements have been brought to light and broken. Last Friday I decided to use a color remover […]