Monthly Archives: April 2020

Learning the New Coronavirus Language

Dear Reader: Yesterday as I rode around Summerville… just to basically get out of the house…with my cars windows down and my radio playing…enjoying another beautiful day…I noticed new billboards that had gone up….some saying “Stay Home…Save Lives” …others referring … Continue reading

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When is Old Enough to Know Better Going to Kick In?

Dear Reader: Yesterday my eyes wandered to the top of my desk top computer…wherein lies a wooden plaque with the saying: “When is old enough to know better going to kick in?” I smiled to myself and whispered…”Never!” If nothing … Continue reading

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Nothing is Everything…

Dear Reader: When I saw this visual observation on the internet….my first thought was…my name must be on it some place. As a single parent (when I was still teaching) I felt exactly like today’s title message. I could hardly … Continue reading

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“Go Get Some Popcorn…There will be a L-O-N-G Intermission!”

Dear Reader: This sign at the Community Theater in downtown Summerville makes me smile…one…because it shows a lot of “spunk” but two…because of a memory I have concerning a very long movie intermission. I think I was about 11 or … Continue reading

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Turning “Double-Digit”!

Dear Reader: It is a benchmark moment when your oldest grandchild goes “double-digit.” “No way…there is no way” you tell yourself… but there it is…Happy 10th Birthday Eva Cate! (Memories¬†come flooding back to the night I got the call that … Continue reading

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The Scent of Home ….is a Lovely Breeze, Home Cooking, and Love

Dear Reader: Yesterday was a perfect day…warm with slightly cooler breezes that just seemed to float effortlessly into my home…with all the windows raised…and everything within… smelling ¬†fresh and green! I like the new scent of my home now…it has … Continue reading

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Let Us Never Stop Growing…

Dear Reader: Lately I have included in my daily prayers a little addendum that basically says “Give me continued strength to keep growing, Lord.” How easy it is, as we grow older, to slowly let go of growing in the … Continue reading

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