Yesterday, I found out that my son’s therapist was murdered. This death has sent me reeling… I have no words on this, other than why? If you are able to, please donate to a site in his memory.
I had a creative story written out about a ransom note, but I’m not going to publish my Day 6 blog posting, instead I’m going to stop the writing challenge for a few days. I will tell you a story though. In 2011, we arrived at Eglin AFB. My son struggled for several months at … More Blog Silence
I am weightless. I float through my home uninhibited. Each day I see the sun rise and set 16 times. When I look beyond the Earth to dark sky, I see the universe completely different than I do when I am Earthbound. I imagine that each speck of light is a planet, galaxy, or star … More Day Five: The Perfect Day
The fourth writing prompt in “642 Things Write About” is for me to write my statuses for 2017. Unfortunately, I have quite a Facebook addiction, so I will only do “Highlights…” January 2017 Happy New Year– It’s 2017, and it’s going to be a great year. I have plenty of New Years Resolutions to pass … More Day Four: In The Year 2017
I awoke this morning to find you slightly welted and brown around the edges. I followed the advice on your card carefully. I watered you every day, per the instructions. I gave you the food that came with you when someone had so kindly gifted to you to me. But yet, like all the other … More Day Three: Dear Houseplant
I hate Green Bean Casserole. I will indulge in the occasional bad-for-you good foods (like wine, chocolate, Swedish Fish, Willy Wonka Bottle Caps, and jellybeans), but my number one food pet peeve is taking something utterly nutritious and adding cream of mushroom soup to it… It’s the middle of August, so what better time to … More Day Two: The Worst Thanksgiving Dish I Have Ever Had…
My writing prompt for today from the book 642 things to write: What can happen in a second? I normally don’t do a lot of research for blog posts, most of the time they are opinion pieces, and it’s nice to get away from my normal topics of being a military spouse, running, fitness, eating, … More Day One: What can happen in a second?