Monthly Archives: December 2013

Make Time Your Friend

I am looking at my little pine tree. I captured this treasure from the wooded area of my friends’ farm in the days following his premature death. I wanted something living to protect the memories of our precious times together. … Continue reading

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Can This Be Said of Me?

Can This Be Said of Me? The Christmas story from Luke exposes the heart of many characters. Their responses help us understand what God values. This year I am pondering how I, an older person, measure up to Elizabeth, the … Continue reading

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A Promise Kept

Let me tell you about the five koi that live at the bottom of this pond. There is one whose name is Big Red. Then there is Fish Bone, Piano, Pirate and Flame. We have a mutually beneficial relationship. I … Continue reading

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For This I Need My Dad

I think we were either in second or third grade. We were the only two girls in our one room grade school. That alone would have created a space for becoming best buddies, but we also loved being together. We … Continue reading

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How Does It Know to Celebrate?

I’m looking at this amazing plant. It is getting ready to explode with blossoms. The buds are pushing through the tips of the green leaves. I don’t see any frenzy in this activity. I don’t see any competition between the … Continue reading

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This Really Happened

(Background from this event can be obtained by reading “The Diary of a Cat” posted September 11,2013. It will help you know more about me. My name is Takker and I am Roselyn’s cat.) Roselyn has a good friend whose … Continue reading

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It’s REAL Now

I have known for a few months that the wheels have been set in motion for me to administer my Aunt’s living trust. We have met with her attorney and I understand that my designated role is irrevocable. I have … Continue reading

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