• Life Lessons

    The Speed of Life

    School is back in session! I have one college student, one senior and a freshman in high school, a college junior for a husband and I’m a college sophomore finishing up my associates degree this year. Fall is also in…

  • Poetry

    But I Can…

    As much as I would like to, I cannot give you the moon and the stars, precious metals or gemstones from afar. I cannot give you your every whim and delight, Every dream you might have in sight. But I…

  • Life Lessons

    The Middle Of Nowhere

    I have a dear friend who lives in a Chicago suburb. When I visited, I discovered that like most large metropolitan areas, all the cities run right into each other.  While driving to the art store, we were having the…

  • Life Lessons

    All Cinderella Really Needed

      Most people are familiar with the story of Cinderella. She is the unfortunate step-daughter of an uncaring woman. She wears dirty raggedy old clothes because that is what she has been given. Her stepmother uses this as a tactic…