Category Archives: Grief

Goodbye, Saint. :(

I’ve been stalling.  I have not wanted to write this post.  Too final?  Knowing it will bring tears back to my eyes?  But, I must write.  I will try to make a long story short.  I can’t make it sweet, … Continue reading

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Dog Days of August

This has pretty much been the forecast for every day this week:   Hi 94°   Low 73° with heat index of 100+ degrees. I’m sorta wishing we were investing in a swimming pool instead of fence and pasture. I know I won’t mean … Continue reading

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My Memorial Day Wishes

Have you ever felt “throw your cap in the air” joy? My son is in that 2013 graduating class! How about “silly string is awesome” silliness? My Memorial Day wishes are that you take time to reflect on those whom you … Continue reading

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Landmarks and Hope

I admit it ~ I’ve had a bad attitude lately. It happens. Unfortunately. Sooo, last night I decided to photograph a landmark just a bit to the east of my home.  Of course, I have the old barn in the background – it’s … Continue reading

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I Shoulda’ Been a Cowboy

I’ve been humming Toby Keith’s song and thinking how right he is. Why?  Oh, I guess I think they are just too cool.  It’s perfectly fine, expected and acceptable for them to say whatever they think, whenever they think it … Continue reading

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Roses in Winter

An absolutely beautiful quote I read … “Memory is the ability to gather roses in winter.” I am not wise enough to even guess why bad things happen to good people. I do know that when bad things happen it … Continue reading

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Grace – Strength – Wisdom

There came a time during my first husband’s 2-year fight with glioblastoma multiforme – brain cancer, that I felt my prayers were going unanswered.  Not all of them, but definitely the prayers for a miracle to be granted.  I was … Continue reading

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