Monday, June 21 2021 - 2:19 AM

Reasons to Live

Hope is the critical ingredient that inspires us to keep trying, even in the face of defeat. Learn what inspires others.

Forty-Nine Legs

man with leg prosthetic riding bike

Most of today’s news is of the “wars and rumors of wars” variety. However, there are occasional bursts of hope, even where the odor of …

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When I Grow Up

wooden bench

One would think a lady who is approaching 60 years old would be pretty established in her career and may even be considering retirement. Well, …

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Something to Live For

IIn a few weeks our family will be traveling to help celebrate our matriarch’s 101st birthday. Five years ago we all gathered to celebrate my …

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Someone Was There

You could have heard a pin drop in the auditorium. All eyes were on the stage where Ken was standing. All ears were listening to …

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Expressions of Love

How many times have I signed a letter or an email or a birthday card that way? I wouldn’t even attempt to count. Even though …

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What Excites Me

I love life. I love living. I love my life. It’s not that I haven’t faced challenges before. It’s not that I haven’t had sad …

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Stranger at the Door?

One fall day on a Saturday morning in our small Midwestern town our doorbell rang.  Opening the door I was surprised to see our college …

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Snow Days

Was that snowstorm my fault? When everything closed shop and we were told to stay home, I told my niece that I’m treating it as …

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