My Life Goals

Over my lifetime there have been certain qualities that have been instilled into my heart, mind and soul. My parents, my experiences in church, school, with friends, and everything that touched my life gave me a longing for these qualities. So years ago I wrote this poem about my life’s goals. I was fortunate enough … More My Life Goals

What Are the Odds?

Have you ever had a close friendship with someone but were separated through consequences beyond your control? You move away from each other; get too busy to write or even call or just lose contact with them. You feel sad that all of those memories of shared experiences fade in your memory and evidently theirs … More What Are the Odds?

What Are We To Do???

I tried to write a piece to express my feelings of helplessness concerning the virus of hate, murder, violence and the potential future we are heading for. But then I wanted to offer encouragement and help with ideas for what we could do. However I was never satisfied with what I wrote. This afternoon this … More What Are We To Do???

Winter Beauty

One of my four favorite seasons is winter. (Yes, for various reasons, I love each one.) Recently much of the South was hit by various levels of snow, and freezing temperatures. North Carolina got varying levels of snow which was above the average for a year. Snow, to me, is part of the Christmas season. … More Winter Beauty