A Handicapped Friend by my grandpa James D. A handicap, is a friend who shares Whatever comes our way Who helps by thoughtful words and deeds To brighten up our day Who knows the heartaches That lie heavy on the mind And tries to ease the hurt of each By being extra kind … Continue reading My Grandpa’s Poetry
While I'm feeding the cats this morning Andrew says to me: "I have to take you out tomorrow for your Halloween present" Me: "Halloween present?" I didn't know you gave presents for Halloween? Andrew: "Tis the Season" Me: "You're funny! So, what's my present?" Andrew: "You'll have to wait 'till tomorrow, but I know my … Continue reading Happy Belated Halloween
I was proud that I'd finally accomplished something around here; the bathroom was spotless! So maybe it was the only room in this joint that was, but I considered it a victory none the less. I'd hung our nicest IKEA towel on the towel bar, along with one of the hand towels my parents bought … Continue reading Bathroom Humor?
Unbroken (Promise) Another year It goes so fast For time it races And days they pass. Holding memories And moment’s ends Of love’s beginnings And It’s bends. For love is patient And it's kind It weathers storms It blooms in time. It harbours no wrongs And trust always It hopes … Continue reading Unbroken and Stronger
[Gladness] "Ask and you shall receive." These are the words that come to my mind as I ponder what God has given me today. I asked Him to lead, so from His willing heart to mine flow the words and images that I’m about to share. I didn't want to focus on the struggle. I … Continue reading Sunrise Sunset