Before I lay down my head…should I start a sentence with “before”?I never took a writing class but some rules I vaguely remember.I just feel like emptying my head before going to bed to think of other things. I just feel I want to leave you with something.Something I am not even sure will be…… Continue reading Finding My Forgotten Thoughts of Thankfulness
Things seem dismal and grey, especially if you live in Minnesota, this time of year.The house seems a little chilly, but I could turn up the thermostat.Sometimes we can do something about our circumstances, but just choose not to.I brush my teeth without turning on the light….what’s the point?I save what little bit I can,…… Continue reading Maybe There is Something Good About This
How do I know if a story is true? It is told over and over again without the main points changing.The who….the what….the when…..the where….the important facts don’t change.The color of a thing may change from one person telling the story or a repeating of the story from the original story-teller, the temperature in a…… Continue reading How Do You Know?
Don’t quit, don’t stop, don’t throw in the towel just yet.That thing you want is soon to come your way.It’s just around the corner. I know you’re tired, burnt out, it’s hard to stay enthused.Another go at it and you may be surprised what you find.It’s just around the corner. Make no excuses, forget your…… Continue reading It’s Just Around the Corner
I am downsizing….purging….removing unused items from my house. The change of seasons, always motivates me to clean my closets, storage areas, and just rethink the space I am using in our home. Time to get rid of the worn out, ugly, unused or no longer used items. Now that grandpa and I are retired, and…… Continue reading NO STRINGS attached
I dropped off my grandson, a preschooler at school last week. The rules in place, which I never read, but understood from what his parents told me, state we can just pull up with our cars and someone will come up to the door to get the child. Being such a gorgeous day in Minnesota…… Continue reading Sideview Mirror is Never Enough
I can’t be here, I have to be there. When I am there, I wish I were here. When I have to be inside, I want to be out. When I am outside, I know I should be in. Is there ever a time we don’t struggle? Is there a time we are completely satisfied?…… Continue reading The Blessed Things We Do
You said you would….but you didn’t. You said you could….but you can’t. You said you will….but I’m still waiting. You said you did….but you didn’t. You said, call me when…..but it made no difference. You said, maybe tomorrow….but tomorrow never comes. You said, I forgot…..which is becoming more frequent. You said, when I can afford…… Continue reading Is Reliable Hard to Find?
Get to it…no one else is going to do it Don’t wait another day…it is not promised to you Get to it….don’t pass through it It will be waiting for you tomorrow unless You get to it , just to do it, you can ….yes you can Who’s telling you not to do it? Close…… Continue reading You Have Something to DO