This is a word that even by dictionary standards is primarily defined by one other single word and that is “alone”. As I rapidly approach my 65th birthday I am acutely aware that I am now for one of the
I actually have many favorite places currently and have had many different ones over the years. Implied in a favorite place for me is the component of safety along with joy and contentment. Unlike many in the world now, into
I am not sure that my spiritual coming out over the years has not really been more of a shedding of things rather than the cultivation of any particular tradition or significant growth and development on my part. If I
So I took the liberty of changing the words for today’s topic just a bit. It was quite fortuitous that I stumbled into this group about a year ago now I guess. I had been semi-retired for about a year
The common definition of “Eeire” is strange and frightening. I would have to say we are living in very “Eerie” times. The recent large outbursts of tornado activity in the South and lower Midwest would seem to fall in into
It was such a beautiful weekend I thought I might just cop to some James Broughton poetry and read a few lines for you all and call it a day. James wrote a lot about what could be called the
I Miss You Over my computer desk where I have written most of the pieces for the SAGE – “Telling my Story Group” is a rather large framed photographic portrait of David Woodyard my loving companion from 1980 until his
I have for years had a penchant for photographs of my friends and myself. Since retiring from full time nursing in March of 2010 I have had time to go through my old writings and look through many old photographs.