Monthly Archives: May 2010

To Days, Gone By…

The twittering of birds broke through the reverent silence of hushed whispers, delicate footsteps, and stifled whimpers.  My feet knew the way, the lilac’s in my hand shook a little as my head began to hurt; holding back such strong … Continue reading

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As Summer Begins

As summer begins I watch the children play on the front patio with someone who reminds me of Wendy from Peter Pan; playing water balloons in the 102 degree heat.  I felt like a den mother pulling out cups filled … Continue reading

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It’s all About the Build Up!

It’s not that I don’t have things to say, I have paragraphs upon pages upon chapters that I want to share, but the problem is that in my mind I start looking at chapters as the only way to say … Continue reading

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A Walk to Remember – Story

Sometimes I write; this is one of those times.  I’ve learned something over the last few days; I’ve learned that laying in bed with the laptop is a terrible way to write anything… especially when you’re tired, and I guess … Continue reading

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A First Dat

Once upon a time when my oldest was a toddler we had him enrolled in a local college preschool; they taught him how to learn and now he’ll turn, smile and say “I can move pencils with my mind.” and … Continue reading

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Princess Time

Every once in a while it’s nice to know that you’re special and to have one of those days when the world seems to revolve around you. This was one of those days, not for me, but for her.  My … Continue reading

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Still Standing

Once upon a time, I was talking with my Father about what a funny animal ‘time’ was, how it played differently with children than it did with adults.  He mentioned something that’s stayed with me ever since.  I remember he … Continue reading

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