Storm? What Storm?

I recently wrote about “how I calm my inner storm” for a writing challenge.  After much contemplation, I found that some of my storms weren’t so big after all.  But, I must say that when they first appear on the horizon of my brain or heart they are definitely at least an F5 or CategoryContinue reading “Storm? What Storm?”

Catch a Falling Star – Hope

It’s that time of year where we are inundated with thoughts of family, friends, food and gifts.  Everywhere you turn it’s there.  We have different names for the holiday season and different beliefs. It’s a time when memories pop up and some are not welcome and some are very welcome.  I have both.  I chooseContinue reading “Catch a Falling Star – Hope”

Old Drum and a Change of Scenery

Yesterday my husband and I took off into the wilds of the mid-west.  Well, took off on some country roads and drove east into the wilds of Missouri.  Yes, you guessed it, farms.  And yes, sky.  It really is beautiful and peaceful.  Some of you look into the vast oceans we look into the vastContinue reading “Old Drum and a Change of Scenery”

More Happy Ukulele Players!

Here we go again.  This tiny little guitar-like instrument has got to be the happiest little happiness bringer I’ve ever seen.  Not only does it bring joy to the audiences but the players are by the jolliest! I dare you to watch any of these clips and not smile…. go ahead! And lastly….. no wordsContinue reading “More Happy Ukulele Players!”

What Was I Thinking?

How can I possibly complain?  Well, I can, of course complain.  It’s a free country.  But it’s more like – why would I complain?  Sometimes when my life is full of questions and very little answers I tend to wander…… in my mind mostly.  Wander and wonder – should we be doing this?  Should weContinue reading “What Was I Thinking?”