While sheltering in place I noticed a habit I developed. This habit must have caused my cat, Norie, to wonder the following thoughts: “Why does she keep waking me up from my naps? Is she bored or what? She’s driving me crazy! Is she crazy?” What Norie doesn’t realize is I worry that she’s bored … More Why Are You Worried?
I didn’t know how the stress was affecting me. … More I Hit The Wall
I enjoy sharing stories from other cultures. Since I enjoy stories about nature and animals that explain their origins or features or aspects of their personalities, this story was just the one I wanted to share today. This one is one of my favorites. I took some liberties with the story to add my own … More The Opossum’s Tail Tale
When Creator made the new world, he also placed First Man and First Woman in it. Just as their world was new, so was their relationship. … More Cherokee Legend of Strawberries
There is a large growing segment of senior citizens whose lives have become worse than what we think ours is now. For some of the elderly the aging process or a disease has caused them to lose their ability to drive or to walk long distances. Some are widowed or were childless and have no … More Just a Phone Call Away
This is one of my favorite stories from my childhood. Since I no longer have the book, I’ve told the story as well as I could remember it, but with a few of my own embellishments. Once upon a time a poor farmer, his wife and three children lived in an average sized farmhouse. But as … More No Room For a Sneeze
We are such a plugged in people. We have to catch the news in the morning to find out what is going on in our world. Then we have to see what happened since this morning. Then before bedtime, we need an update on some current disaster. We listen to music on our various media … More Unplug, Look and Listen!