Monthly Archives: July 2016

Recharging

This world has a way of grinding us down.  Some days it seems we can’t even find the energy to get out of bed, let alone manage our everly increasing, hectic ways of life.  We have jam-packed schedules that often … Continue reading

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The Land of Mañana

I live in the so-called land of mañana. When I moved here I had no idea what they were talking about or why they called it that. I learned–quickly! Here in the deep southwest, people have a different pace to … Continue reading

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What comes around

When is the last time you wrote your wife a love letter? No, I’m not talking Wordsworth or Byron, (although, kudos to you if you did!). I’m talking about a simple note, poem, letter–heck even an unexpected text (I may … Continue reading

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The only girl in the world

Rhianna has a song that says her man should make her “feel like the only girl in the world.” While the song may have other questionable lyrics, that statement is wonderful and one that I whole heartedly agree with. I … Continue reading

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A call for peace and understanding

Michael Jordan spoke out in an eloquent, intelligent, loving manner promoting peace and understanding in these continually troubling times.  Good for him!!!  I understand he kept silent for a long time for the same reason most of us do, but the … Continue reading

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“I know what love is…”

Those are timeless words from Forrest Gump. “I’m not a smart man, but I know what love is…” Love is pure. It is caring more about someone else’s happiness than your own. It is sacrifice. It is eternal. Love is … Continue reading

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A beautiful Sunday morning thought from my wife

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Peaceful change

God bless the men and women of the civil rights era, the sixties especially.  They orchestrated and facilitated movements that followed Marin Luther King’s lead and tried (and succeeded) in changing this country for the better with peaceful intelligence.  They … Continue reading

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Since when is it ok…

Since when did it become ok or acceptable to argue and fight with law enforcement?  And then when things don’t end well (which they obviously won’t) you cry abuse.  These officers are doing their job, which our taxes pay them … Continue reading

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What are you thinking?

So I haven’t been on my blog for a while. In fact, I wasn’t even sure I was going to do it again at all. I’ve been spending time writing my book, which went well I think. I’ll think about … Continue reading

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