July 21, 2014


Happy Monday. What a week! The news has been filled with things that bring fear to our lives, makes us faint-hearted. People’s lives snuffed out by a giant typhoon in Asia. Two-hundred-ninety-eight travelers leaving Amsterdam for a “normal” flight, shot … Continue reading

July 7, 2014


Happy Monday. Another month has flown and we are more than a half way through 2014. Mercy! Time flies. That exclamation, “mercy,” was one my mom used in place of other slang words or cursing. It meant, “I’m puzzled,” “I’m … Continue reading

June 30, 2014


Happy Monday. How’s your anchor? So many today feel their lives are shaking, unstable, with so much bad news in the media and in their own personal lives. Discouragement can begin to overwhelm to the point of despair, loss of … Continue reading

June 23, 2014


Happy Monday. It’s Summer! Maybe you feel it. This is what we were wishing for in those frigid days of winter–so no complaining. Perhaps it would be good to set some new goals rather than “just going with the flow” on … Continue reading

June 16, 2014


Happy Monday. I am a “work in progress.” So is each and every one of us. The only alternatives are stagnation or death. I was thinking along this line last week on garbage day. Every Thursday morning, in my neighborhood, … Continue reading

June 9, 2014


Happy Monday. Hats off to all who have run this race before us. “A day seared in memories.” So said my daily paper a few days ago. Of course, it was referring to the seventieth anniversary of D-Day, a day … Continue reading