Breakfast for Dinner

It was a surprise, a treat, and a strategy although as a kid at the time, I felt […]


Happy birthday though

My husband gets on my nerves and then I swerveWanting to be right up under himKeep him nearCause […]


Mother May I?

Mother may I tell you how blessed I have been that you are my mother? On the grand […]


Distance Reading

My reading distances me; it takes me away from people I love.  It sometimes forms a barrier.  I […]


When Spring Fever Hits

Spring Fever from the Songs Somebody Should Sing series by Candelaria N. Silva When spring fever hits And […]


Calendar Betrayal

The reminders pop up every day in my calendar. This meeting…that meeting. This event…that event. The words feel […]

A new place for thanks

For the first time in many, many years, I will not be cooking anything on Thanksgiving.  Even when […]


Howdy Partner

Howdy Partner/Becoming Partners The comedian Flip Wilson famously played a character, Geraldine on his comedy show. In one of […]