Raggedy Anne I Am Not (2013)

I am not a rag doll you can use (and abuse) then toss aside when you're done playing. It doesn't work that way - at least not in my world. I gave you nearly everything. But I tell you this - you will never take my soul. So play your games have your fun. As … Continue reading Raggedy Anne I Am Not (2013)

The Morning After

Found on Facebook this morning. So eloquently said. There are Christmas gifts bought and wrapped with care. They’re hidden in closets, under beds, at parents’ houses and kept carefully out of sight. They were bought in answer to scribbled notes from small hands that wished for a new bike or a new game system or … Continue reading The Morning After

Most precious thing lost. Gratitude Experiment: Day 72

Mine would have to be some family heirlooms and pictures that have disappeared over the years. As I age, family is becoming all-important to me and I cannot help but be sad that they are gone. The tangible, touchable items are gone, but I will always have the memories, both good and not-so-good. And for … Continue reading Most precious thing lost. Gratitude Experiment: Day 72