a year ago

A year ago was a difficult and trying time in our lives. I felt a bit outside of it though I certainly had my opinions and thoughts about everything that was happening. I kept a private diary of that time in my life, writing candidly as events unfolded. I had almost forgotten that I had…

will you hold me close

will you hold me close chase away the falling tears help me catch my breath Happy birthday to my niece, Kristen! she’s a bit irresistible, eh?

take a breath before falling

why can’t I just rest take a breath before falling dreamless into sleep I am so exhausted but for some reason I can’t just rest a little. Maybe I’ll end up going to sleep early tonight. Until then I suppose I should tell my tale of Sunday.

so hard to pity

so hard to pity faced with such blind selfishness and rude disregard my sunshine time Happy Birthday to Kristian! Happy Birthday to Sienna! 😀 I love videochatting with my niece. She’s a hoot! And so smart and adorable. She makes me smile whenever I talk to her and it truly makes me happy that she…

let me ramble on my way

Frank Sinatra – Classic Sinatra – Young at Heart I just feel like writing.  I wonder if it’ll turn into anything coherent.  Perhaps not. I ate the last cupcake at work.  The cupcakes were leftover from yesterday’s DELICIOUS and filling lunch to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day.  I think the cupcake helped me in the unusual…

I’m glad the holidays are over

I don’t mind the holidays in which gifts are not involved. There’s so much pressure during Christmas time, don’t you think? Buy gifts, write cards, do your duty and divide your time amongst various relatives. The stress and business of the holidays oftentimes sucks the feeling of goodness in the heart. Or maybe it was…