Category Archives: Reflections

Look Closely

I’m on spring break for the next two weeks, so obviously I am waking earlier than usual. This morning I decided to take a stroll around my property. It had rained in the early morning hours and the smell of … Continue reading

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Justified Anger

This is my fourth attempt at putting on paper what is worrying my heart and mind. I have written no less than six pages of rambling thoughts, and I still cannot accurately describe how and what I am feeling. All … Continue reading

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Get The Hell Off My Lawn!

There seems to be a lot of negativity going around on social media lately. I’m not certain why this is. It might be the running of the presidential hopefuls, it might be all the violence being committed, or it might … Continue reading

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Understanding Matters

When I was a young person I could not understand the folks who would stand on the street corners shouting out their beliefs to any poor soul who happened to walk by. These street preachers seemed unbalanced and ignorant to … Continue reading

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Slowly But Surely

A few significant events in my life in the past 9 years have been teaching me some valuable lessons. I guess you could say I’m a slow learner… Nine years to figure out simple, basic lessons. Never-the-less I am learning and … Continue reading

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The Most Wonderful Time

Merry HanuChrismaSolstiKwanzaFestiPosaBoxOmisaLuciaDay It is the most wonderful time of the year.  The time when I realize that bathing suit season is only 6 months away and if I plan on going anywhere near a beach I need to buckle down, lose some … Continue reading

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What Color is Courage?

Courage.  The dictionaries (Oxford English, Merriam Webster, Cambridge) say that the word courage is a noun, an identifying word, and define it in the following way:  Strength of mind to carry on in spite of danger .  The moral strength to speak out … Continue reading

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