Category Archives: Family

Last Week

Last week was most eventful. Monday was our fifty-third wedding anniversary. Tuesday was my seventy-eighth birthday. Wednesday, I lost a daughter. At least that’s how I thought of Patsy Terrell. When I told her I adopted daughters and wanted her … Continue reading

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Big Brother? I Don’t Have One

Lori’s blog got me to thinking.  Having no siblings, I never had to deal with tormenting from an older one or nuisance from a younger. It was the ultimate impoverishment of my formative years. But having been so impoverished, I … Continue reading

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One Ringy-Dingy

This has been the week of the telephone in my head. It began when a Facebook friend posted a picture of Lily Tomlin in her role as the telephone operator on Rowan and Martin’s Laugh-In from decades ago. Then another … Continue reading

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My New Friend, Reverend G

RJ Thesman is a certified life coach, but she has lived through watching loved ones struggle with dementia and Alzheimer’s. She has written a brilliant trilogy about a lovely lady, my new friend, Reverend G. Beginning with The Unraveling of … Continue reading

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Other People Make Me…?

From Mikey’s funnies: today’sTHOT============================= I don’t need anger management. I need people to stop making me mad! =======================================   How much power over our lives do we give other people ?  I mean really. What can anyone make you do … Continue reading

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Vision

Proverbs 29:18  (KJV)  Where there is no vision, the people perish: but he that keepeth the law, happy is he. I’ve known this scripture for years, and I always thought it was talking about two different things. Today, however, I … Continue reading

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Serendipity

My friend, Patsy Terrell, asked on Facebook: “What was a memorable moment of serendipity?” Several sprang to mind immediately. The one that came to life in neon was an incident that happened in the early 90s when my mother and … Continue reading

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