Choosing Fear

It is said that every action is done either out of love or out of fear.  We eat healthy because we love our body or we eat healthy out of fear of getting sick. We may call our significant other because we want to express our love or we call because we fear losing them.  … More Choosing Fear

Say, “Hello!”

I am really trying to always treat people as if they are already my friend.  It is amazing how many people you can light up. So many people are just lonely.  Make someone’s day and have a conversation with a total stranger.  You will both be better for it.  They just may be what you’ve … More Say, “Hello!”

Walking Like Sasquatch

I wrote the following Guest Post for the blog, Lessons from the end of a marriage.  Please be sure to check out Lisa’s amazing journey and wise insights into marriage and divorce.  Thank you Lisa for the Guest Post!! Recently, my husband and I were on a walk and I was in a rather silly mood.  I was being goofy and … More Walking Like Sasquatch

A life in letters.

As a young child and into my teens, I consistently wrote letters to my grandmother.  She lived a few states away and our families only came together for Christmas and summer vacation, but we were always communicating.  Writing thank you notes and life updates to her were never a chore.  When I think of writing … More A life in letters.

Fifty Word Inspiration

Chik, chuk, chik, chuk; the hazards beat a dull heart. We line the cars up along the sepia-tinted streets of my childhood. There are flags trembling, a light drizzle. I am alone in my car, waving to my best friend just ahead. It is a parade, a homecoming, a funeral.  “Homecoming” by Jen Groeber: Mama Art … More Fifty Word Inspiration