It’s All About The Placement

It's All About The Placement

Every year I’m in awe of my Begonias. I plant them in the early spring, haphazardly in a hurry, adding a few in my large pot placed strategically on the remnants of the tree trunk in my front yard. I began this ritual shortly after we had to cut down the only tree we had. […]

Growing Older and Slowing Down

Growing Older and Slowing Down

I will be turning 48, before my yogurt expires. I suppose I can now say that inevitable phrase, “late forties”… Sigh. So in thinking about my upcoming birthday, I often reflect and ponder the years past and where I stand today. I’ve had some shaky steps this year, but the ground I walk on seems […]

The Mess of Mediocrity

The Mess of Mediocrity

Mediocrity is messy. I live in it, I know. It messes with your mind. It messes with your perspective. It messes with your heart. It messes with your faith. It messes with your dreams. It messes with everything. I’ve spent my life striving to get out of this mess, but it seems I land right […]