I am home from a mini-vacation of three days at the beach. We took a trip to celebrate twenty years of marriage, and my birthday
I felt so much better today. I’m not a hundred percent yet, but I am definitely on the mend. So, that being the case, I
I’ve been sick with a terrible cold for the last few days. Today I made myself get up, get dressed, get some things accomplished. I
Here we are, can you believe it, going into September. Where does the time go? I’m still reading Carl Sandburg’s big book of Abraham Lincoln.
Keep these sacred cows, for meat, for milk, for skins, for leather jackets on a Saturday night, for cowboy boots, for moccasins, for baby shoes,
There is still good in the world. There is still beauty. TS
The Keeper A slow and steady flame, Does burn inside this heart, Though with it knowledge came, To rip my soul apart. Of the
The rain has been seemingly incessant. It was ingrained in me throughout my youth not to be a “complainer.” However, seeing as how I am
Photo of a woman drinking tea after a bombing raid in London during the Blitz (no copyright infringement intended.) Link. Yesterday, (when I started writing
An Ode to the Hollow April 2013 We were both So much more beautiful when we were younger. Which begs the question, of what
“Then Almitra said, speak to us of Love. And he raised his head and looked upon the people, and there fell a stillness upon them.
Almost December, I wonder what it will bring with it, however much I try not to. I think about the things we think we always
I’ve worked hard the last couple of years to get some books published, I’m thinking of them as there were “the first five,” and now
During the fall months of 2008 and into 2009, reality slipped away from me. Amid the avalanche of dissipating solidity descending into complete confusion and
from ‘Gold Mine’ _____this true heart______________ I will write your name on every breath from now until forever, forget you never, know that I have
Remember the “family vacation?” Not the high-end, modern, version so often depicted in television and films, matching luggage and airplanes, but the old-school,