Choosing Peace

“Although my world may not be stable, I can be stable in it.” I read that statement in a counseling book years ago and it has always stuck with me.  To say that the world […]

The Great Pumpkin Carver

It’s baaaaaaack! It’s that time of year when PUMPKIN SPICE is now available to consume in EVERYTHING! Including, but not limited to, coffees, creamers, teas, biscuits, muffins, cakes, pancakes and even potato chips. Pumpkins themselves […]

A Wink and a Prayer

Sitting in a darkened movie theater I was unable to focus my attention because I was worried about whether I’d remembered to close my garage door when I left the house. I was also troubled […]

Runaway Train

“That’s weird.” As I went through prior years’ tax records and other financial papers, I found my last Social Security earnings statement.  It’s dated January 2011.  I used to get them annually so why haven’t […]

Do Not Worry

Do you worry easily? Who doesn’t!  There’s so much to worry about nowadays: the economy, our health, acts of terrorism, natural disasters, unemployment, our families… the list goes on and on. A few days ago, […]