As I was talking with my therapist the other day, we were discussing how I, as an individual, and we, Tony & I, are in a really good place. I agreed and mentioned that we were a little anxious in moments that the "other shoe was going to drop." She stated that we can never… Continue reading How To Keep Fear Out of Your Joy
In the garden, Autumn is, indeed the crowning glory of the year, bringing us the fruition of months of thought and care and toil. And at no season, safe perhaps in Daffodil time, do we get such superb colour effects as from August to November. Rose G. Kingsley Fall is the best time of… Continue reading A Poem About Fall
One of the fun things about living in an actual neighborhood is the ability to walk all over. I can walk to the park, restaurants, the grocery store, Strand shopping and to the beach. I. LOVE. IT I can also walk to church. Along the way, I see all types of architecture in the homes. … Continue reading A Sunday Stroll
One of the reasons I love living on the island is that everyday I see this verse in action.
When I moved to Galveston, I was determined to make the most of every spare minute and spend those spare minutes on the beach. I have been successful this far. From my home, the beach is just under a mile from my doorstep. So, if I have a morning that allows me a walk before… Continue reading Flowers I Pass
Everyone thinks that living at the beach is just a perfect life. Well, actually... It is! Or at least it can be. But in reality, a perfect life is where you are and what you make it. I could be irritated, angry or depressed here in my historic neighborhood if I choose to. Or I… Continue reading Summer Stroll