Today is Remembrance Day. November 11, 2015. Every year since I was a child I would stop what I was doing at 11am to pay homage to all the brave men and women who served in the wars. This year was the same. But this year was also very different. I read the stories about … Continue reading A Remembrance Day to Remember
I had a dream last night. I don’t remember much of it. But one thing that has clearly stuck to my conscious mind is the message (which I can still hear being said with a big, deep voice): Yooooou neeeeeeed to coooonnnnnect with yourrrrrr creeeeaaaativity agaaaaain. Yeah, yeah….I’m not surprised. I’ve been missing writing, drawing, … Continue reading And Soon It Will Begin….
"Hold me close / Let Your love surround me / Bring me near / Draw me to Your side." - Hillsongs, Power of Your Love Today began just like any other regular day. I woke up, showered, had my coffee, prepped the lunch bags, woke up my daughter and got her ready for school. This morning … Continue reading You’re Never Alone
“There are essentially two questions in life - a spiritual question and a material question. The spiritual question is 'Who am I?' The material question is 'What am I to do with my life?' One leads to the other.” ―Rasheed Ogunlaru This past Sunday my daughter and I went to see a movie together. I … Continue reading Call Me Jack
"Most important thing in life is learning how to fall." - Jeannette Walls I was pushed to the floor and beaten down to a pulp the other day. I was knocked down to my knees, and I felt like I was kicked in the stomach a million times. I was left breathless. I was beaten down … Continue reading You Ok Down There?
"The biggest adventure you can ever take is to live the life of your dreams." Oprah Winfrey I’ve recently noticed that the comments received on my posts have died down. I asked a friend who is an avid reader, and at one time, a frequent ‘commenter’ why he hasn’t been commenting and his response was … Continue reading I Am So Sorry!
“One of the greatest feelings in life is the conviction that you have lived the life you wanted to live-with the rough and the smooth, the good and the bad-but yours, shaped by your own choices, and not someone else's.” ― Michael Ignatieff I would like to say that the last few weeks have … Continue reading Let’s Play with Play-Doh!