The Thrill is Gone

Son I need to talk to you about something. About what? Did I see a video of you on Instagram? Um. Maybe. Did you take the ALS challenge? Oh. Yeah. That one. Why did you do that? Because I was challenged by my friends and wanted to do it. Really? Do you know anything about […]

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First Day Feelings

Today is the first day of school. You probably already know that. The flurry of pics on FB announces that to all. How could anyone not know that it is “Little ___________’s first day of first grade.” Yippee! Yahoo! Hallelujah! (That is translated ‘Whoot’ for you Aggies.) Today is a travel day for me. My […]

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Loose Change

  I walked through the security gate and heard the sound of a buzzer go off and watched security officers scramble to contain me. In an instant a wand went over my body and detected something in my pocket that had not made it into the small plastic bowl provided for passing small metal objects […]

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Learning to Rest

Rest time is not waste time. It is economy to gather fresh strength… It is wisdom to take occasional furlough. In the long run, we shall do more by sometimes doing less. -Charles Spurgeon

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