Be The Change  

“You must be the change you want to see in the world.” ~Mahatma Gandhi I’ll bet there are a couple people reading this who don’t like what they are seeing in the world whether it’s in your own life or the world at large. Maybe you think you’re to small to make a difference. Well,… Continue reading Be The Change  

Don’t Give Up

I thought I’d share a poem by Edgar A. Guest that was posted on social media a while back. It’s very fitting for those of us who feel like giving up. Don’t Quit “When things go wrong as they sometimes will, When the road you’re trudging seems all up hill, When the funds are low… Continue reading Don’t Give Up

Alone I Sit

Written May 20, 2017 This is something i wrote one night as I contemplated life. To those of you who know and love me, I’m fine. This was just thoughts running in my head so i wrote them down. “Alone I Sit” Alone I sit With distant memories Running thru my head All kinds of… Continue reading Alone I Sit

Focus on the Light

Written May 3, 2017 “It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light” ~Buddha Imagine this scenario for just a moment. Your widowed mother who’d suffered an aneurysm and stroke years ago and was living by herself suddenly falls ill. She cannot speak very well nor can she really understand… Continue reading Focus on the Light

The Bucket List

Written April 30, 2017 “The way you are living will have been your life” – Unknown We’ve all heard someone say or we have said it ourselves. “I’m going to put that on my Bucket List.” So what the heck is a “Bucket List”? It’s a list of all the goals you want to achieve,… Continue reading The Bucket List


Written January 18, 2017 “Hope begins in the dark, the stubborn hope that if you just show up and try to do the right thing, the dawn will come.” ~Anne Lamott. Some time ago while I was working on rebuilding myself, I was given a list of vocabulary words related to rebuilding myself. I knew… Continue reading Hope


Written April 18, 2017 “All good things come an end, all bad things come to an end. What’s the point? There is no point. That’s the point.” ~ Unknown Change is everywhere, yet at that same time, we also fear change. The reasons for our fear are numerous, however, there is one common denominator. Our… Continue reading Change