Belonging

Stacked on our entertainment center is a pile of greeting cards for my youngest daughter who graduated from college last month.  While congratulations cards may be common place, I consider this pile profound.  You see, my daughter was blessed to be born into the lines of her grandparents’ families.  My father’s living sisters and brother-in-law…

Receiving Spring

soothing expanding head lifting nature of green tousled wild grasses and righteous weeds declaring of yellow mustard black-eyed susans purple lupine and swollen cactus of bluebirds prancing hawks floating swallows plunging towhees rummaging of clouds opulent held by sky zealous blue glimmers of clarity of layered hills in sunlight and shadows made glad by rain…

What’s Going On Here?

I’ve been freaking out for about a week now. My circumstances haven’t changed in a profound way so my emotions can’t be explained by a new onslaught of stressful circumstances. I’m just not doing as well as I had been living in my old stressful circumstances. Remarkably one of my stressor points is planning a…