JOY 1. a feeling of great pleasure and happiness. “tears of joy” What Brings Me Joy~ Warm rays after a frigid winter…. Crystalline flakes filling the air, dancing around me after sweltering heat… Raindrops after drought…. Blue skies after long gray day’s….. Baby laughter, spaghetti faces, chocolate pudding kisses…..Joy…Joy…Joy Sweet memories after long months of… Continue reading More Joy!
I Am Thankful I am thankful Thankful that it was I, I, who was born unwanted and shamed by the depravity of man, By the lusts of their flesh, I am Thankful It was I who walked in the middle of the night at the age of five Into the devils… Continue reading I Am Thankful
I have made some pretty big changes in my life but feel nothing much has really changed at all. Sold a home in California and bought a home in Minnesota. Everyone asks the same two questions, do you have family there or did you move because of work? And the answer to both questions is,… Continue reading Hello World…Its Been Awhile~
His Song~ In the corner of my heart is a song that only you can sing A song so grand So magnificent that it makes the angels smile I hear you even now when no one else is around You’re praising the one that makes all things new I know it’s true It was… Continue reading Day Four~
This is the title of a novel I started 15 years ago that came to me while caring for my sweet newborn baby girl in the middle of the night. With a full house of eight children ages sixteen to newborn, it really was the only time that it was quiet enough to hear myself… Continue reading Where Your Treasure Is~
Thinking of a Friend~ In the stillness of a moment The quieted mind finds A memory of a friend that Lights the heart with joy~ Fragile Lives~ Fine lines Deepen with time Ice cracks Splinters Spiders out a web across the river Time Reflecting Blinding Sun Careful words Halting Softly spoken Strain… Continue reading Pieces of Me~