Wanted: 1 human allotment of joy, gone missing about 10 months ago, deeply missed. Glimpsed briefly on occasion but darted away again. If seen, grab it and hold on tightly.
Joy. What does it mean? How do we find it and better question, how to we hang on to it? A couple of months back, some of my family and I were on a shuttle bus, being transported like cattle from one end to the other of a resort along with a couple of other families. Most of the riders were lost in their own…Continue
Ever try to zip up a back zipper? It’s almost impossible. I mean, I’m sure there is a way to accomplish that but hell if I can figure it out And now I have this itch in the middle of my back that I cannot reach. For weeks. It’s so annoying. I’ve stretched and tried to reach it without success. I’ve used a brush, a kitchen utensil (for those of you who have eaten in my house, don’t worry-the dishwasher has a sanitizer setting), and even rubbed up against a door frame. Like a bear…Continue
This is a difficult time of year; late winter, very early spring when everything is dry and brown. I’ve never liked it. I find my eyes scouring the countryside, trees, and ditches, thirsty for a glimpse of green with a kind of desperation. There is a deep seated need to feel refreshed and reborn. To see hope manifest. And the thing is, if you don’t watch carefully, you’ll miss it. It seems like suddenly, the grass is green, flowers are starting to come up, and the trees are misted with…Continue
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feeling extremely morose over the loss of my father this week, I know it's only 2 days into losing him, but as much as I tell myself he is near, and as much as others say so, it's so much more…Continue