These Are His Golden Days

He slowly rises from his chair, A little wobbly, relying on his waning upper body strength to pull him up, It's just a regular part of life these days, Things don't work the same as they used to, Certainly not pretty, but it is what it is, And it has been that way for awhile …

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T. H. I. N. K.

How many times have we found ourselves in situations wherein we wish we could take something back?  A few choice words, a scornful look, an awkward handshake, a wrong name, a bad lane change, a premature text, a distasteful joke and the list goes on.  What's interesting, of course, is how we all choose to …

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“Aw, Come On, Do I Have To Feel?!”

In order to Heal, you gotta feel!  I mean really FEEL!  Sounds simple, right?  Yep, well...not quite.  Not based on my life experiences, anyway. In fact, many of us were/are taught to hide our feelings; you know, sweep them under the carpet, put on a brave face, smile anyway, 'be a good boy/girl'.  But, at the …

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The Not So Symbiotic Nature of Marriage

Yesterday, I had a conversation with a longtime friend of mine, only to discover that she and her recent ex-husband are unfortunately at odds over many things necessitating an ensuing court case to settle their differences.  Three young boys are involved.  Since Christmas, I have heard of two other marriage split-ups; one wherein adultery broke …

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