It’s easy to drown this time of year. We try to pack so much into so little time (despite the ever growing season). If we’re not careful or plan carefully we may lose sight of what’s important. Then what? Continue reading
Ugh! I used to love the Christmas season. There was such a feeling in the air of love and excitement. It felt like anything truly was possible. Continue reading
Years ago I worked as a clerical temp in an office. I don’t remember the names of the people I worked with but I do remember one thing about the office manager. Whenever someone thanked her she replied with a firm, vocal, confident “You are welcome.” No grunts. No “aw shucks.” No “you bet.” But always a clear “you’re welcome.”
I liked that. Continue reading
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I know I mention this every year but Thanksgiving really is the best holiday. It is the Friday afternoon at 5:00pm holiday. The anticipation holiday. The kickoff for the season. It is the best and it deserves some love.
Thursday is Thanksgiving
a family gathered scene.
But before company arrives
we must get busy and clean. Continue reading
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There are two of these flags within the vicinity of my nightly walks. Someday I hope to work up the courage to ask the owners to share their stories. Because surely, the black flag has a story of its own. Until then, I filled in the blanks with my own conjecture.
and bled for his country.
the desire all should be free. Continue reading
Not much to say with this one. I am built for lazy summer afternoon days. That’s why summer is my favorite.