My son Devyn sent me a photo yesterday of himself in a Superman costume. He asked me what I thought: I told him his underwear was nice, and so was his costume- how could I resist! As I looked at the picture of Devyn, I thought of how many boys and men desire to be a superhero in this modern day … [Read more...] about Superhero or Small Man?
My eyes are heavy Another sleepless night My hair is messy Yawning I fight Coffee is brewing Shuffle to the pot My senses wanting A two espresso shot A brimming cup Of steaming Joe My mind perks up As I let go Saying a prayer I reach for the light He can bear My biggest … [Read more...] about Coffee Mornings
I look out the window Sunshine is glowing Leaves are falling Fall whispers my name Come dance with me I call Mom I take her to the dance We walk the path Red, orange and yellow Our cheeks are pink Eyes are bright We chat as we wander A magical land Where problems fade We dance … [Read more...] about Dancing with Fall
I've never been able to bake a delicious chocolate cake and have it all to myself. How about you? At least that's my experience. Have you ever met people who seem to win the lottery on a daily basis and it leaves you wondering why your name is never pulled out of the magic hat? My friend, we'll … [Read more...] about Chocolate Cake: Enjoying My Slice
Have you ever been in a relationship where it seemed lopsided? Maybe your marriage feels this way. You feel you are the one carrying most of the responsibilities in your marriage or family. The weight of the world is on your shoulders... Water pressed me on every side and the air was sucked out of … [Read more...] about Carrying the Sumo Wrestler Uphill.
I had been a very active child...too active. My poor mother could barely keep up with my excessive energy, and my school teachers found me to be exasperating at times. My mother and grandmother were shopping when I was around ten years old and had lost track of the wiggle-worm in the grocery store. … [Read more...] about Falling Flat on My Face