Category Archives: growth

Facing the Storms

I’ve watched the clouds approaching for a while now. The winds pushing them ever closer, thunder announcing its presence and progress. The winds I am enjoying as it has cooled everything down from the earlier heat. Both of my dogs … Continue reading

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Journey of Learning

One thing (among many) that is true, is that being widowed is not easy. Especially when time passes, and you are still alone.  It doesn’t matter the gender, loss is loss and with it, comes the pain. Everyone faces this … Continue reading

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And This is Why (Images contain a snake, the next a spider)

I do, admittedly too much, scrolling through social media here lately. In its many incantations, social media holds too much potential for hidden or not so hidden, issues. To be safe emotionally and physically means taking great care in how … Continue reading

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Contentment

 While out grocery shopping with mom yesterday I ran into a former coworker. This lady has always, no matter what, been one of the nicest people I have ever known. Her sweet demeanor one that is honest and flows from … Continue reading

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What? Say that again please…

Today is Saturday, June eighteenth. This past Monday I woke with my right ear fully blocked and barely able to hear anything. Knowing that it was ear wax could be humorous and to a small degree even I found it … Continue reading

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Turning the Page

That’s life right? Each day is a new page, dawn’s light brings the new beginning and the hour we decide to call it done, is page end. As our eyes open, we are gifted with the opportunity to create out … Continue reading

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Don’t Poke the Bear

The following was written yesterday, followed by today’s thoughts. Its bothering me, I won’t lie. One reason I did not watch the trial and not a lot of the videos is because of the potential triggers. It has been thirty-nine … Continue reading

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Listening

The windows are open and I’m enjoying the breeze and the sound of the falling rain. That gentle, slow rain that is the best for growing things and soothing the soul. Soon I will get up from here and go … Continue reading

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April Twenty-ninth; Thoughts on Division

The following is something I wrote back on this day in 2020. I don’t recall what prompted the writing though I’m sure there was a reason. Something had or was happening at that time to have me pondering the topic. … Continue reading

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April Twenty-seventh; Bring in the Dirtles

I need a dirtle. (pronounced like turtle with a D) While my son and I were with friends at Bristol Motor Speedway watching the race, I heard the announcer mention the dirtles. I was both amused and confused. What…is a … Continue reading

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