Category Archives: Uncategorized

Winnie the Pooh and ADD

A very dear friend has a stuffed Eeyore sitting on a bookshelf as a sort of mascot.  I love Eeyore.  I always have.  But I also realized that if I confine myself to Eeyore’s myopic world view, I miss a … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

O the weather outside…

On this frigid night in early January, I am blessed to sit by a roaring fire, encased in a warm blanket, nestled near my husband.  As I sit gazing into the coals that are building up I am reminded of … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

My life is like the candy aisle…

Just like the candy aisle at your local CVS or grocery store, it’s not even Halloween and I’m in the thick of thinking about Christmas. This will be the 8th year that I’ve helped create, develop and perform in Touchstone … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments

all hallo-weeny

Halloween is fast approaching.  It used to be, when my own children were young,  that I spent hours preparing my house for the little ghosts, goblins, princesses, expensively bought and home-made fantasy creatures that would dutifully toil up my sidewalk. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

of sparkles and emergency rooms

This was my day today: 12:08am.  Husband wakes me up to ask, “does my lip look swollen to you?” 3:30am.  Take husband to ER because not only is his lip swollen, so is his lower face. Between 5am and 1pm … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

The power of listening

I am involved in a theater project (with Touchstone Theatre)that is utilizing a process of “story gathering” for the base material from which I will write a play. That play is scheduled to be produced in April, 2014 (no pressure or … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Does anybody know what time it really is?

I just spent three weeks away:  away from the phone, the television, my cell-phone.  I spent it away from easy internet access. I just spent three weeks with:  with my husband, with friends, with art-galleries and historical sites, with great … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Mom was right

Science has never really been my thing.  I got through 9th grade basic science,  did better in 10th grade biology, and managed to pass 11th grade chemistry.  Thankfully, I didn’t have to take physics to graduate.  For college I headed … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

It’s beginning to look a bit like Christmas…

Three days ago my husband and I drove to our favorite Christmas Tree Farm to search out the “perfect” tree for this year. As we drove I was reminded of years past with a backseat full of excited children singing … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

A single painted finger-nail

It’s not often one finds brightly colored finger-nail polish bottles awaiting one at a funeral.  Or the special request to paint one nail, just one, in honor of the deceased. But this was not just any funeral.  It was a … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment