Tag Archives: Feelings

Counting Blessings

Every year at this time we stop to give thanks for all the wonderful things in our lives. I have been blessed in so many ways that it would be impossible to list them all. Every morning when I wake … Continue reading

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Fascination with Trees

I can’t recall a time when I was not drawn to trees. They amaze me. Day after day they change. Imagine something that grows taller and wider at such incrementally slow pace that it is invisible to the eye. They … Continue reading

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First Love

He sat next to me in Kindergarten, A lovely, blond-haired boy With tons of freckles on his cheeks. His blue eyes sparkled When he spoke to me. I was so enthralled by him That I was speechless. Dumbfounded. Mute. But … Continue reading

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Transformation

Dryer calls and dishwasher rumbles Television shouts incessant noise Old truck outside my window rumbles Little girls harass those bratty boys   Underneath all, streams a golden tune Music to relax my restless heart Causes me to shiver, shake, and … Continue reading

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My Wishes, Over Time

When I was a child, my dreams were three-fold: happiness, safety, and love. I don’t remember the specifics as it’s been far too many years, but I felt as if I lacked all three. Early pictures of me show a … Continue reading

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A Precious Cat

Today a friend shared an interesting story. Out for a walk, she spotted an orange cat sleeping on the sidewalk. She had never seen this cat before, but thought it was strange behavior. What cat sleeps like that? She approached … Continue reading

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Norway explored

For the past several days my husband and I have been exploring parts of Norway with a tour group. We have seen marvelous things and been impressed with the majesty of craggy mountains, immense fjords and beautifully maintained historic buildings. … Continue reading

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