Since I retired, I love the time I have to write and do writing ‘things’. My hubby, who is semi-retired, likes to run around when he isn’t working, but I enjoy using my time to write and do a little ‘piddling’ around the house. Continue reading “My Time”
Love that Grows
I catch his eye
across a myriad of faces, and
he makes his way to me.
We met in a distant state
where I fell in love,
but time and miles kept us apart
until the last few years.
I’m so glad the Lord looks at my heart. He knows me better than I know myself, and loves me in spite of my failures and weaknesses. He is more true to me than I am to myself. My heart is filled with gratitude Continue reading “Gratitude”
Whether it’s family, friends, co-workers, or complete strangers, we all face conflict sometimes—or quite often—in our lives. If you’re like me, you hate conflict.
So, what do we do? Do we confront the situation, or do we Continue reading “Conflicts: Who needs them?”
Offences. We have them. Everyone has them. We are all offended by something or someone. Someone says something or does something we don’t like or we disagree with, we are offended. Let’s stop it. Just stop being offended. Continue reading “Offences: Stop!”
Sometimes life is hard and I feel like I need a break. But sometimes life is hard because I refuse to do the hard things I need to do to improve my life. For instance, my health may suffer because I won’t do the hard thing and eat healthy. Continue reading “Do hard things.”
When I was in school, I was bullied. I had a difficult time in school because of it and it messed up my views of other people for a long time… It really frustrated me because until I was bullied, I thought everyone was fair and just. I had a big shock! Admittedly, I probably […]
Working as an educator for more than twenty years has opened my eyes to the nitty-gritty, where you live life of teachers and students. I entered the field later in my life than most teachers, becoming Continue reading “No child left behind?”
I’m just curious—what is with the love affair America has with celebrities?
Celebrities are just people doing a job, which happens to be entertainment. They entertain us. They make us laugh. They Continue reading “America’ s love affair with celebrities-Why?”
Do you have an opinion? Well, yeah, who doesn’t? Opinions are important, and we actually need them. Without opinions, how could we make up our minds about things? For instance, when I have an opinion about something I hear, I Continue reading “Who has an opinion?”