How quickly time passes where I assume the role as “parent” to my mother.   At the age of 82 and widowed twice in eight years, she has aged at a rapid pace.   Physically healthy, she is plagued by depression which steals her feelings of being competent.   I watch her struggle to maintain… Continue reading Changes

Good Morning!

I have to admit that I am a morning person.  Yes, I am the annoying one with a big, fat smile on my face eager to greet the day.  It has been one of those freak happenings where I can rise before the alarm even goes off and function without immediate caffeine consumption.    Yep,… Continue reading Good Morning!


I can honestly say that my forties have served me with happiness and tremendous peace.   My journey has been a series of twists and turns along with several gaps that swallowed me whole.   I bounced back with the resolve of doing it different, but falling back into the same patterns of insanity.  Awareness has given… Continue reading Storytelling