Monthly Archives: June 2017

Love Is:

Love is everlasting. It does not flit about, Landing here and there, Staying just long enough To make someone believe, And then disappear, crushing hearts.   Love speaks volumes. There are not sufficient words In the world to express how … Continue reading

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My Never-ending Battle

I’d like to be able to tell you That I’ve won the battle with my body. That I’m down to a respectable weight And that nothing will distract me From that goal. But weight loss is a continuous battle. It … Continue reading

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Destiny

After her husband’s death, when she lost her condo because she couldn’t keep up with the mortgage payments, Alice thought things couldn’t get any worse. With tears in her eyes, she sold everything and anything that people would buy. The … Continue reading

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God Gave Me You

God gave me you When I needed you the most. You came to me like a miracle Stepping out of the haze into A light of your own Hewn from love, from a family That embraces strangers And accepts them … Continue reading

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The Orchard

The view from the back porch was spectacular. White blossoms covered every single tree, looking like giant marshmallows clustered on strong, brown arms. Morning spring rains had freshened the air, releasing the sweet flowery scent and dampening the ground, feeding … Continue reading

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Touch

When Thomas first heard the story of King Midas and his magical touch, he was living in a homeless shelter for women and children. His mom, a sweet and loving person, worked two jobs, but didn’t make enough money to … Continue reading

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