Category Archives: Society

Thankful Thursday – 5

Goal: 2018 things for which to be thankful in 2018 2018 divided by 52 equals 38.8. Each Thankful Thursday post should contain a list of 39 gratitudes, an average of five or six every day. Delores getting over the flu … Continue reading

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Thankful Thursday Three

Goal: 2018 things for which to be thankful in 2018Thankful Thursday 02 2018 divided by 52 equals 38.8. Each Thankful Thursday post should contain a list of 39 gratitudes, an average of five or six every day. This Thursday, I’m … Continue reading

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Thankful Thursday Two

Goal: 2018 things for which to be thankful in 2018 2018 divided by 52 equals 38.8. Each Thankful Thursday post should contain a list of 39 gratitudes, an average of five or six every day. 1. My job 2. Twila … Continue reading

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So You Want to Write A Book

If you are writing a blog, chances are you have friends and family who will encourage you to write a book. That is both flattering and tempting. But your friends and family who are not writers have no idea how … Continue reading

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Falling?

“When you fall, don’t get up empty handed. ”  — Unattributed My morning session with cryptograms is quite prolific with writing prompts.  These quotes always make me stop and think. Most of them are long years of experience distilled into … Continue reading

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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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Growing… and Prayer

What do you remember about growing up? I remember a childhood in a small town where anything I said or did at school was home before I got there. My grandmother cautioned me not to do anything I wouldn’t want … Continue reading

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