Last November, I was walking behind a parked car in a market parking lot. Just as I stepped behind the driver who was in an animated session on a cell phone, the said driver started the car and instantly started to back up. I was bumped to the ground with a bruise on my right thigh.
On the way to the ground I yelled "NO!" at the top of my lungs, and mercifully the driver was able to stop the car. Now if you thought this driver was going to turn off the car, help me
About sixty days ago, I learned again, that when life serves you lemons, you better know how to make lemon aide. It was not an easy lesson. On Tuesday November 22nd, I was on my way to see my doctor for an appointment, routine it was to be.
So I did what I always do in the morning, I went shopping for a couple of newspapers, and on that morning, it would help me while waiting for my appointment in the doctor's office.
It was two days before Thanksgiving, and I had to park
One old saying I never much liked, but it was a sobering thought. It is nothing is certain in life but death and taxes. Actually, I am learning that it is the unexpected deaths that catch me up short. The ones that hurt the most are those of children, especially those I have known well.
Living into this present time, I am having a lot of lessons. Could it be that God sees me as a sort of slow learner, or is it that the lessons are now more certain, for I am standing always closer
Nearly a month has passed since the day we had to put Old Horney down. It was a Wednesday morning. I was so distraught, and it has been exceedingly tough to not cry every day. He was a dependable and much loved stead, and we were close friends for twenty-two years. He was an Andalusian and had a wonderful temprement.
He loved to be brushed each and every morning after getting his amount of oats and fresh clover hay. This time of touching meant that we became very attached to
No, I am tired of looking back. Seventy years is a lot of looking. Frankly, 2010 sucked. Forget the stupid Tea Party and the Republicans, I had my own shit going on. But on this December 31st I saw a tabloid headline that made me smile a lot. It read: "Sarah Palin's Big Secret, She is a Lesbian."
For me personally 2010 was almost as big a change as was 2009 when I had a cochlear implant, and now hear for these past 21 months. This year in April I had cataract surgery