Expectation Knocking

Expectations, here you are again, knocking at my door, Knocking ever so gently, yet ever so powerfully. Expectations, here you are again, knocking at my door, Yet, as I have grown and learned that expectations can be wonderful gifts, If embraced in proper measure, without extremes, without Disneyland and rose Read more…

Image of Trees

        In my meditation last night a particular connection came to mind and I had the image of trees come to me and this poem. As I thought of this connection, I suddenly had a thought, trees, Trees first in full bloom, full of life, leaves and Read more…

Christmas Gift

As Christmas approaches, I won’t be fully joining in the festivities due to prep for my endoscopy/colonoscopy the day after Christmas.  The prep is not fun, and Christmas Eve, I will be at the festivities, but will be very careful what I eat.  Yet, last night as I was watching Read more…

A Warrior Is Made

My parents very bitter divorce, dad’s family and mom at war, me in the middle, school a battle ground, me the God and Country outsider, even as a kid, used to drive my mom nuts.  She is devout Catholic, and love this country dearly, but my fierce God and Country Read more…