Alone

I have always loved writing short stories.  Here’s one… She was sitting in the pew, hands folded in her lap, as she was listening to her husband’s eulogy. The Pastor did a nice job, as he knew them well. He had delivered her husband his last rites just before he died. She felt numb. Even…
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Living The Dream

My cousin recently posted on Facebook that she and her husband had, many years ago, put on their dream board that they wanted to live on the beach.  Along with that post was a picture of her with their son playing in the surf on the beach where they live.  In her post she quoted…
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The Price Paid For Freedom

Recently while I was at the VA Clinic with my husband, I looked around at some of the patients there in the waiting room.  I couldn’t help but notice how many were mentally “not all there”.  It got me to thinking…  These men and women obviously were not like this when they were brought into the services,…
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Message To The ‘Rents Of The Class Of 2017

Ahhh… it’s that time of year when we watch teenagers get thrown into the adult world with their wings flapping wildly, legs flailing about in a running motion, mouths wide open screaming for delight… for what?  They are thinking they are free!!!  Free to do as they want, come and go as they please, and…
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My Letter To President Trump

As I watch the news I am seeing things that are very disturbing, and it angers me.  I did not vote for Mr. Trump, but I vowed to give him a chance.  Every one deserves a chance.  Even two chances, but three strikes, and you’re done in my book.  I cannot believe that this has…
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