my favorite things in the world

My favorite things in the world are The things that go unnoticed by most. licking lips between smiles eyebrows twitching in conversation dragging a finger along the wall in passing deep thoughts interrupted by a deep yawn wiping glasses then holding them to the light a thought that leads to a smile the peace thatContinue reading “my favorite things in the world”

obstacles to destiny

Do you ever find yourself in a position where you feel you’re so close to evolving into something bigger and better? Even in just the slightest way—like you learned something new that you’ll now use whenever you get the chance. Or, you have been reading every day—something you used to swear you hated. Or, you’reContinue reading “obstacles to destiny”

will you – won’t you

I’ve discovered first hand—after hearing about it for years through reading—that whether you tell yourself you’re going to be okay or not, you’re right.  The original quote is: “Whether you think you can, or you think you can’t—you’re right.” – Henry Ford The past few months I’ve been doing this thing where I don’t allowContinue reading “will you – won’t you”

word to the wise

Here is my letter to you:   You have been through a lot this last year. Lost a lot.  What if you chose to see it in a different way, though? As each thing left, you gained two more in its place.    When Lilly left  Your strength was tested And you learned that movingContinue reading “word to the wise”

20 things I learned by 20

For the last two years, around the time of my birthday, I’ve posted this type of thing.  18 things I learned at 18 19 things I learned by 19 **By the way – the website the above links take you to is an archive site for all of my previous 289 blogs 🙂 if youContinue reading “20 things I learned by 20”

stop comparing problems

I’ve been thinking a lot about the stars lately. There’s a quote that goes something like this: I believe if more people looked toward the stars each night, they’d live a lot differently. When you look into infinity, you realize there are more important things than what people do all day… This can be takenContinue reading “stop comparing problems”

To Lilly

Are you okay? How are you feeling? Did you sleep? Did you eat? She’s in a better place. Her time was up. She loved you more than anything.  You were her person. She needed to see you one more time. Are you okay? Seriously, are you okay? No. I’m not okay. I’ll never be theContinue reading “To Lilly”