…then a song came on that sent my mind into a little bit of a tailspin of remembrance. “Softly and tenderly Jesus is calling, calling for you and for me…” … Continue reading I just want to go home…
When I was very young I became an avid reader. My imagination was so vivid that when I read about the young Shoshoni Indian girl Sacagawea, of the Lemhi Shoshone … Continue reading What are your Goals?
There’s an old, country song that says, “but I really don’t want to know”. We know the song is a lover talking about their significant other and wondering how many … Continue reading Ignorance is (not) bliss!
My day started with the loud sound of the fire alarm going off and waking all the sleeping residents here! I had put some oil on to heat so that … Continue reading It’s Alarming!
Pictures on the fridge, clutter on the counter, paraphernalia from the WWE and a video game sitting on the table close to me along side a bottle of ketchup, in … Continue reading What does it take?
When we are young we think of things that we “hope” will happen when we get older. In my mother’s generation, young ladies had “hope” chests where things like fancy nightgowns, … Continue reading What is the difference between Hope and Joy?
As I mentioned yesterday, I realized that December had found us and that the end of this year is crashing in on us like a runaway locomotive! I can identify … Continue reading Faster than a speeding bullet!
While everyone is naming things they are grateful for everyday from now until Thanksgiving I will tell you now that I am grateful for life and that God gives me … Continue reading and speaking of Dreams…
Children have dreams of all the wonderful things they want to be “when they grow up” until they grow older and someone tells them they can’t accomplish them. A child … Continue reading Dreams
I heard a beautiful rendition of Somewhere Over the Rainbow today and it started a thought process. When we are young, Over the Rainbow sounds like the place where the … Continue reading Somewhere Over the Rainbow
Today I was saying a prayer and a statement came out of my mouth that stopped me cold. In Bible terms I think I would have said “Selah”, or “stop … Continue reading On the edge of destiny?
I got a comment this morning from a reader that queried whether I had started wearing a slip since the “zipper” incident. My answer was “Uhhh no comment”, maybe I … Continue reading If you smell lemons it must be God!