... on a gift in a storm

Bette Davis was onto something when she said, “Getting old ain’t for sissies.”

In addition to struggling to be eighty-six and, well, just being Grampa, there is more lately. 1,010 more words

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... on a spring-y delight

Way back last year
The first flake fell
And just like that
Poof! Winter’s spell.

First, such beauty
A world aglow
Sunlight, moonlight
cast soft on snow… 115 more words


Laugh a Little

In preparation for their inevitable world domination, ThingOne and ThingTwo practice their evil laughs. Feel free to watch it more than once. I hope it makes you smile, although it  6 more words


... on boulders and caves (or not)

There is an old joke about three fools arriving at the gates of Heaven.

Because I have a visual, and rather dramatic brain, I see it this way… 1,098 more words

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... on post traumatic rest in order

Fred and I are resting today, because it’s been a trying week.

Well, I don’t want to minimize it.

It’s been a trying week and five days… 1,288 more words

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... on wrinkled hearts

I have decided that, when my being is challenged by fear or threatened loss, or loss itself, my heart does not break.

It does not crack. 563 more words

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3/21 World Down Syndrome Day

Down syndrome. You can spot “them” from across a gymnasium. Their eyes are different…they have a flat nose bridge. They have some kind of learning disability.

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