Pay It Forward 9/11

On 9/11 September 2021 I listened to a one minute video on payitforward9/11.com. It is a way in which we can all help our world as we continually recover from and never forget 9/11. Twenty years ago the events of 9/11 changed us forever. In spite of the darkness we...

Summer’s Lease

“Summer’s lease hath all too short a date.” William Shakespeare said it best. As I write this post it is nearly the end of August, 2021, and I have already felt a wisp of Fall wash across my days. I will miss summer and all that she brings. It has...

The Light Which Shines Within

The late, beloved Maya Angelou penned many beautiful inspirational quotes in her lifetime, many of which I try to live by. One in particular I will share. She wrote, “Nothing can dim the light which shines within.”  In our lifetimes we will have many...

In The Quiet Moments

A couple of weeks ago I was in Utah visiting a very dear friend. One of the days we went through Provo Canyon and stopped to drink in its majesty. For those of you reading this blog and you have visited there you will know of what I speak. Blue, blue skies, puffy...

Live In The Moment!

“If you spend all of your time focusing on the ending, you are going to miss the show!” When I recently heard these words they hit home to me. I realized the importance of living in the moment each and every day. If we are always in a hurry trying to get...