And Yet, I Smile

I have been neglected and starved, And yet, I smile. Beaten and abused, And yet, I smile. Insulted and shunned, And yet, I smile. Broken and down-trodden, And yet, I smile. Cheated on and bullied, And yet, I smile. Lied to and slandered, And yet, I smile. I smile because I know love, true, pure,… Continue reading And Yet, I Smile

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Never Stop Being A Child!

I know how life can get in the way of your dreams. You've got to pay the bills, be responsible, and all that bologna! But never stop being a child! There's always time for making wishes, while blowing an eyelash off the tip of your finger! The bills will be there, the boss will still… Continue reading Never Stop Being A Child!

Sometimes I Hate Facebook

I read a horrible story on Facebook, it left me shaken, heartbroken, and sobbing. I don't know why I felt compelled to click on the story, after reading the title, I should have known how it was going to end, and it wouldn't be good! I can't unread it now - no do over, no… Continue reading Sometimes I Hate Facebook

The Unexpected Goodbye

How do you say goodbye to someone you love, when you thought you had more time? I haven't written a post in more than a week, because I didn't know where to begin. My heart just hasn't been in it. My daughter's family has said an unexpected goodbye to her husband's mother. When my family… Continue reading The Unexpected Goodbye

Why do I feel this way?

Ever had your day seem to be starting out fine, just to have the brakes slammed on it? My morning started out with an earlier than usual wake up time, because I had an appointment for an ultrasound before work. I've had some recent health issues that I won't go into right now, since I… Continue reading Why do I feel this way?

Chocolate Covered Cherries

Chocolate Covered Cherries: A childhood memory She brushed a wisp of auburn hair away from her face, and sighed as she looked out the large back window of the black '55 Buick. How many more hours would she watch the blur of trees, cows, and pastures passing by as they sped down the winding Texas… Continue reading Chocolate Covered Cherries

How to Tame the Demons

Ever wondered how to keep your demons under control? The first thing to do, is admit to yourself that you have a problem, and you're not in it alone. Whether it be depression, anxiety, drugs, or alcohol, the steps to tame the demons can be very similar. Admitting that you have issues, to say the… Continue reading How to Tame the Demons

Pale Spirit in the Hallway

Do you believe in ghosts? Throughout my life, the story of ghosts hasn't been just a campfire story. My parents believed in the supernatural, due to personal experiences. It wasn't the Amityville Horror or Poltergeist, but just the encounters with spirits that we're stuck between this world, and whatever afterlife they were destined to go… Continue reading Pale Spirit in the Hallway

Why you should always make your bed.

Habits. Good or bad, habits are a part of your make-up, they make you - well...you! Studies have shown that it takes 30 days to create a new habit, or break an old one, but I'm not so sure that's completely accurate, or at least not in my case, or else after doing the P90… Continue reading Why you should always make your bed.

Is it a circle, or a never ending highway?

Life... It's a trip! Are you doing donuts in a parking lot, or have the pedal to the metal on that never ending highway? Me, I tend to do a little of both...you know...you get bored with the same old highway scenery, so you go to the nearest Gibson's (if you don't know, ask your… Continue reading Is it a circle, or a never ending highway?