Monthly Archives: December 2013

The Music of Acceptance

This post is dedicated to the memory of our son, Preston, who loved music.  And life. Several months ago, I watched the Glee episode honoring actor, Corey Monteith through his character, Finn Hudson.  Yes, I’m a gleek. I happen to … Continue reading

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Echoes of Angels

from far away a distant sound familiar and warm   white noise   echoing a life of voices lost beckoning me   singing softly wondrous notes walking amongst us in various forms   ethereal footsteps   echoes from on high … Continue reading

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A Family of None

  A family of none convenes in silence   Like vultures they descend feathers ruffled and furled a dark night night awaits all who hope the hope of the hopeless    A family of none   Gathering seeds stowing them … Continue reading

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Illuminating J-O-Y

We are in the home run stretch of building our “Not So Empty Nest.”  Can I get an amen!!!  We will be moving out of our rental at the end of January.  Which translated, means…it’s crunch time!  Due to all … Continue reading

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