Category Archives: REFLECTIONS

Eulogy to a Marriage

March 12, 1988 – July 24, 2014 Today it was sealed and I say my final goodbye. I will remember your years with kindness for what they gave me. The years were full. Laughter was common. Tenderness too. I held … Continue reading

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Play

“It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are.” e.e.cummings As a child, mom would send us outside to play for hours. It was in these play periods with my siblings that I had grand adventures and made … Continue reading

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Face the Bully

“Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage.” – Anais Nin Only when we expose ourself to our fears can we finally face and conquer the bully that holds us back from pursuing a life of greater significance. For … Continue reading

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Gratitude

“Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos to order, confusion to clarity. It can turn a meal into a feast, a house into a home, a … Continue reading

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Decision

“It is in your moment of decision that your destiny is shaped.” – Tony Robbins So here I am at the center of a new beginning. Finally the air is a little less thick and I can breath. The days … Continue reading

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This One Life

With this one wild and precious life, I will seek to master only me. I will embrace each glorious and slippery day with gratitude. I will build a shack on a rock, leaving behind my castle of sand. I will furnish it … Continue reading

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He

He lives on the outside of himself. His smile hides his fear, but he doesn’t know what he is afraid of. He is fun and his laughter tickles the room, but he is sad. He is desperately sad. And he … Continue reading

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