Wide Awake too Early

I lay in bed thinking about stuff far too long in the wee early hours of the morning.“Why can’t I just fall back to sleep?” I ask myself. “Cast all your cares on him.” I remind myself from scripture verses put to memory. Alright, I will at least get up and empty my bladder. MaybeContinue reading “Wide Awake too Early”

Watch Your Thoughts

Sometimes a post I write is so painful I have to take it down. It usually takes a few days or a week and things get sorted out and I feel better anyway. I don’t like to stay in the doldrums too long. I believe when I dwell on something and have to talk itContinue reading “Watch Your Thoughts”

To the Graduate

It’s a big day.New roads, new decisions to make, new friends to meet…You get to decide where you will go and who you will become…Your character will be built upon each promise you keep, every appointment you schedule, every word spoken to those who consider you for a position or opportunity. Will you take risksContinue reading “To the Graduate”

Courage Isn’t Fearless

Courage walks alone.It does not hide behind groups or cliques or gangs. Courage speaks it’s own mind, not mimicking others.Some may follow and be inspired, but only it’s convictions,guide a person of courage. Courage is not boisterous or obnoxious to gather attention to itself.It does one small act, to hold fast the ground it lovesContinue reading “Courage Isn’t Fearless”

Sideview Mirror is Never Enough

I dropped off my grandson, a preschooler at school last week. The rules in place, which I never read, but understood from what his parents told me, state we can just pull up with our cars and someone will come up to the door to get the child. Being such a gorgeous day in MinnesotaContinue reading “Sideview Mirror is Never Enough”