To live a fulfilled life, we need to keep creating the "what is next", of our lives. Without dreams and goals there is no living, only merely existing, and that is not why we are here. - Mark Twain We all want to be a part of something BIG, to do something special and unique … Continue reading The George Washington Project – One Year Anniversary
Doe Season in Mamma's Kitchen Every week or so Daddy brings home a stiff-legged, russet-colored doe and hangs her by her feet on my swing set. Mamma blinks her eyes away and silently wipes down the aged green countertops with a dilapidated kitchen sponge. He is careful with the knife in the afternoon sun, … Continue reading Doe Season in Mamma’s Kitchen ~ a poem about my childhood
A hastily written but mightily felt wish of the heart... Dear Mr. Valentine, You sleep next to me like a happy rock. As night rolls over into tomorrow, I sit staring at our future. Two creaky rocking chairs are there Gnawing at the porch as we rest our aching backs And laugh until … Continue reading Dear Mr. Valentine
So I ran across this superb word on another blog and had to borrow it just for a moment. While I take no credit for this word, I do fully admit to being a victim of the WIPocalypse. For my non-stitchy friends a WIP is a work-in-progress. It is a cross stitching project (although I … Continue reading WIPocalypse?? Oh, yes.