Category Archives: life

Being the “Favorite”

How does one capture what it feels like to be “the favorite”? I have been, and am, “the favorite” but I am having trouble putting my thoughts and emotions down on cyber-paper.  I’m going to do my best, because its … Continue reading

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There’s a Little Red Devil on One Shoulder

Sometimes I feel like there is a little red devil sitting on my shoulder…you know, like in cartoons from the 1960’s and 70’s…and he isn’t whispering sweet nothings in my ear. His whispers are death and destruction… “you are worthless” … Continue reading

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On My Way Back To Work

I was praying on my way back to work from the bank.  When I am alone in my car I either pray or sing…both out loud. I pray for my family and friends, and my kids especially. But this time, … Continue reading

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Words

Why do words cut so deep?  Hurt so bad?  Suck the life right out of me?  Make me cry? Why do I let them is a better question.  Especially when I know they aren’t true. I am stuck, and I … Continue reading

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A Window in Heaven

I would like to think that God allows those we love to look down on us from time to time. I know my mom would pick today to look at her three daughters. She would see three women who miss … Continue reading

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Jesus, Superman, and John Wayne

I just watched the trailer for the new Man of Steel.  How things have changed since I was a little girl watching reruns of the series starring George Reeves.  When I look back at my childhood, I always remember feeling … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday!

Today is my beautiful Aunt Jean’s birthday…she is 86 years young.  I am blessed to have her in my life.  She loves me, always has, always will.  I can count on that.  When I think of her, I smile.  She … Continue reading

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