Month: January 2013

The Journey – A Short Story

They’d planned this trip for a long time but they knew this was one trip he would take alone. In their fifty plus years of marriage, it wasn’t unusual for them to travel separately. While they loved each others company, they also relished the time alone. No concern about...

The Joy of the Written Word

Over the past few days I’ve received several new notifications from the Blogs I Follow.  If you check the link, you will find that I follow a pretty interesting group of people. Several of them are published writers and there are others like myself that may be classed as...

Today is a Special Day!

Today is our beloved sister-in-law’s 70 something birthday.  I understand you never ask a lady her age or give it away so that’s as far as I’m going. Donna is the elder stateswoman of my sisters-in-law.  I’ve known her since I was eleven years old so that is now...

Happily married for 37 years…however, we’ve been married 42!

For all my friends and family who are reading this, yes she knows I’ve written this and her first comment was that she thought I was being generous on the 37!  Nice! Anyway, yes, today is our anniversary and yes, we’ve been married 42 years.  I quite honestly have...