Blood Circle – A Tribute to My Best Friends

I am often envious of those whose friendships have endured since childhood, even high school. My brother is a prime example, as his circle of buddies has remained intact through the years. From the relationships he began in little league and junior golf to junior high and even as a high school transfer his group … Continue reading Blood Circle – A Tribute to My Best Friends

Day#8 of Wild and Exciting Little Things: Kids stuff

I love my niece. I love Monsters, Inc. I love Boo. My niece reminds me of Boo. This is what arrived in the mail, today. Her Boo birthday present. I love coming home to find a package waiting for me, even when it isn't for me. Actually, that's the best package. My niece makes me … Continue reading Day#8 of Wild and Exciting Little Things: Kids stuff

Birthdays, babies, and monsoon season

The gutters are again gushing with rain overflow. These recent downpours remind me of visiting my Auntie Blanche and Uncle Otis in Arizona as a child. It seems we always scheduled our vacation during their monsoon season. The storms were fast-moving and torrential. In between the onslaught of rain we would play miniatureĀ golf, soak in … Continue reading Birthdays, babies, and monsoon season