“With my head full of brains…”

One of my favorite books is Oh The Places You’ll Go by Dr. Seuss.  “With your head full of brains and your shoes full of feet you’re too smart to go down any not-so-good street.” It seems that these thoughts I wake up thinking are laced with slippery threads of opinion…the kind you have to…

this tangled path

I woke up after only 41/2 hours of sleep very early this morning.  About an hour before the alarm was set to go off I fell back to sleep.  Anxiety, sadness, weariness shroud me and yet, I have to keep taking the next step.  There is such a line of ghosts and ghouls haunting my…

“I know what I’m doing!”

“Hey guys, I really think the big pieces need to go to the dump instead of on the fire,” I yelled across the yard. I knew what he was doing too, and that’s what had me worried. Gaining cooperation from adult children…this was easier before they hit their twenties. My son was building a bonfire…