Five years ago, I was nearing the end of a five week hospital stay. I thought I would be staying for at least another six weeks, but the next day things would change completely. In a matter of minutes, the bottom would fall out of my world, and I had no idea how far down… Continue reading Reflections
Don't put a timeline on your life. Live for today, and cherish each and every moment. Each day we wake up is a chance to start again, and a choice to be who we want to be.
Life works in funny ways sometimes. It ebbs and flows, has peaks of joy and valleys of sadness, and sometimes seems to go by so quickly that we stop for a second and realize that months have gone by. Then there are some days, weeks, or even months that seem to drag on for eternity.… Continue reading Starting Over
When I was in college I took a public speaking class to meet one of my Ged Ed requirements. I figured that it would be an easy class, and one I could pretty much sleep through and still get an A. I was so wrong. Let's just say that by the end of the semester… Continue reading Moving Past the Fear
Back before I had kids, Sunday afternoons used to be for relaxing, lounging in sweats, maybe even a little day drinking. I remember a few glorious Sunday afternoons spent with friends, watching football in the fall or hanging out on the patio with music playing in the spring. Once upon a time, I could spend… Continue reading Sunday Funday