Living, Being

             There are certain types of people in our world who plan, who set goals, who save for a rainy day, who prepare for disasters.  And then, there is my mother.  And me.              We visited with her this afternoon, extending her birthday celebration farther […]

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Markers and Moments

             When a birthday or anniversary nears, we can’t help but be brought back to that place, that feeling, that spot on our journey.  It’s been this way for me recently.              The advancement of days, the march of time, the approach of a new […]

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Seeing With Grateful Eyes

                Don’t take shit for granted, that’s what I’m hearing right now.  Literally as well as figuratively.  Like, if we are able to walk ourselves to the bathroom, and “perform” with relative normalcy, that’s a gawdamned gift.             During this recent winter blast (while […]

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More Improvement

             It’s no secret that one of my major life lessons is Release.  We’ve discussed it before, and it rings true for many of you, as well.  The process though, is VERY individual. And yeah, I’m workin’ on mine.              One of the phrases from […]

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