Written June 15, 2017 “Forgiving is not forgetting. It’s letting go of the hurt.” ~Mary McLeod Bethune There will be times in our lives when we are either hurt by someone or we are the ones causing the hurt to others in our lives. Often, when we are hurt, we play the events over and… Continue reading Forgiveness

“A Time for Everything…”

Written April 1, 2016 (edited June 2017) “There is an appointed time for everything, A time for every activity under the heavens:” Have you ever looked back at pictures you’ve taken and remembered when a certain picture was taken? Good times or bad, no matter how young or old you are, you most likely remember… Continue reading “A Time for Everything…”

Live Like You Were Dyin ‘

Written January 9, 2017 “Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.”  ~Mahatma Gandhi This quote reminds me of a couple of songs. Tim McGraw’s “Live Like You Were Dyin’”, and my all time favorite, Nickleback’s “If Today Was Your Last Day”. To me these songs make… Continue reading Live Like You Were Dyin ‘

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

Anniversaries of Bad Events

Written May 13, 2016 (edited 2017) Today I thought I’d write about anniversaries of bad or tragic events. We’ve all had them at least once in our life. Matter of fact, I am fast approaching the anniversary of just one of my many bad events. It was the first of my(so far) 3 life changing… Continue reading Anniversaries of Bad Events

The Value Of A Moment

Written May 2, 2017 “Sometimes you will never know the true value of a moment until it becomes a memory” and “Don’t cry because it’s over. Smile because it happened” ~Dr. SSeus After going thru a few things in this house so I can downsize, I noticed what was supposed to be my hope chest.… Continue reading The Value Of A Moment

I Never Needed You…

“ I never needed you, I wanted you. There’s a difference.” ~Unknown Romantic relationships can be a painfully difficult area of our lives. In the beginning two people look at each other with rose colored glasses. We think the other person can do no wrong. Since we don’t want to look bad in each others… Continue reading I Never Needed You…