Here’s an example of how my life is, and how everything is always working out for me. As some of my friends know I find things during my walks all the time, tools, money, etc. In the money category I find small change, mostly pennies. Well, after a while they build up, and I take … More The Little Things
The message I have this year is so simply clear, and it can be summed up in just one four letter word. Live Optimistically Value Everyone I have so many friends, in so many places, scattered all over the globe. They are of all different nationalities, races, and religions, and they all have one … More The Holiday Season 2012
It is my Birthday today, I had planned to go riding on my new motorcycle all day as is my tradition. But, that’s not the way it turned out. I woke up this morning at 2:00 AM. I am not sure why, but I did, and I could not for the life of me go … More It Is My Birthday Today
When I went into the kitchen this morning a flash of color caught my eye, a bud on my Hibiscus had opened. I have had this plant for years, if memory serves, since 2005, it didn’t cost much, maybe $25 USD, you can find them for a similar price at any home center. This is … More Early Morning Color
I am constantly amused and saddened at the way folks are, I was at Wal-Mart this morning coming out of the store, I was headed back to my car, and I hear “you f***ing a**hole!” This wasn’t all I heard, I’m sure I don’t need to elaborate, but, I will tell you it was a … More Really??
Mattie’s eyes are of the deepest brown, they see. Mattie’s eyes see. The single drop of morning dew on a flower’s petal. Mattie’s eyes see. The glowing colors of a rainbow under cloudy skies. Mattie’s eyes see. Jewels on the beach cast up by a generous sea. Mattie’s eyes see. The full Moon set against … More Mattie’s Eyes
In a few hours 2011 will be over. I’ve had some mixed feelings about it, in a lot of ways it has been a rough year. I have had two of my 2010 wedding clients lose their Mothers to cancer, both died too young, a friend lost his brother, and in the same month endured … More Goodbye 2011
I can wait. Till we meet for the first time. For that first time we touch and feel the spark. I can wait. For our first time alone. For that first tender kiss. I can wait. To feel the softness of you in my arms. For the first time you whisper my name as you … More I Can Wait
We have all had this happen, we’re out for a drive in the car, next thing you know, a squirrel runs out into our path! We’re surprised, the squirrel was definitely not expecting it, so the dance begins. You know these moves, you swerve to the right, the squirrel dodges right, turn to … More Don’t Hit That Squirrel!
Thanksgiving is here, the kickoff of the holiday season and shopping madness. I wonder how many of us stop and take a moment to be truly grateful for the wonderful things we have in our lives on this “special” day.