Sometimes This Old Farm Feels Like A Long Lost FRIEND It’s always good to be back home again. Married four years in 1959, living on the lakeshore with a toddler of three and an infant of six months, we began to look for another, safer, and perhaps more FRIENDLY place to live. Safer was my […]
A Lifetime of Memories...Then and Now
The years seem to pass slowly when you're living them. Remembering them is quite different. Has it really been that long since it happened? Seems like only yesterday. Remember when?
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2018 ANOTHER SAD ANNIVERSARY OF REMEMBERING…. Watching programs on television..seeing re-runs of the videos…towers in smoke and flames..people standing in disbelief, not knowing what to think about what they were seeing or what to do at the moment… Stand? Run? Where should I go? Is it real? What is happening? Devastation. It seems like only […]
Ahead were only dreary, boring days and years of waiting to get “old.” There was nothing new to do nor places to see or ROADS to travel.
The view was recalling a MEMORY.
It was taking me back
to a time in my life
of great happiness and joy.
Odd you should mention it, I just saw one. Sun is shining; Sky is blue, Everyone’s busy, free moments few. Economy’s rising, dollar holds true. I Saw An EAGLE Today Church pews half empty, more folks at the store. Few cars on the highway, Been here before. I Saw An EAGLE Today Some feel lonely […]
She began to talk to me of times of JOY. She spoke of happy things and times and places.
Upon leaving, I said,
”See you when you come home”.
“Ok honey”, she said
Was it a cherished possession
you have always dreamed of owning
and handing down to your children?
This may become one of the most interesting THANKSGIVING and Christmas holiday seasons to date.
Never indulging in self-satisfaction,
Nor pursued by dreams of personal success,
Her simple life was unadorned with expectations.