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Looking for More

February 5, 2018 It’s been a strange time for me, these last few months. Heart wounded, spirit broken, finding myself in unexplored terrain, my words have mostly gone silent or stayed trapped in my mind. The loss of my Gwynny, perhaps that is what set my feet down this path. I don’t know what exactly […]

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Expectations

February 4, 2016 Expectations- A strong belief that something will happen or be the case in the future. Plans- A detailed formulation of a program of action, or a method worked out in advance for achieving some objective. Dreams- Something that you have wanted very much to do, be, or have for a long time. […]

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In the Waiting

February 15, 2017 Sitting in the waiting room. Waiting for test results. Waiting to heal. Waiting to find my purpose. Waiting for kids to find shoes. Waiting, waiting, waiting. I am not a patient person. It feels like all I am doing lately, is waiting. Each stage of my mom’s journey fighting cancer seems like […]

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We Only Have Today

October 24, 2018 The question finally came from Zachary. “Mom, you’re home now, when will we get a new dog?” I should have known it that was coming. My canned lines have been: I am not home to train one. Lincoln has to be potty-trained because I am not potty-training a kid AND a dog […]

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Empty Collars

November 7, 2017 A big soft teddy bear: That’s what she felt like. Fuzzy and warm, she was always at my feet, or even under them. Her eyes were always on me, keeping track of where I was in the house. Following me upstairs, down to the basement, or in the bathroom, the foot of […]

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My Leia 3-4-18

My Leia (Written 3-4-18) Her eyes are the purest of blue, like her loyalty. Don’t let any tears she may shed fool you, she is strong, and she stands on the Rock. She is wise and brilliant. Ridiculous at times, but in the best ways. Her infectious laugh, big storytelling and bigger hugs, she is […]

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