Just Breathe

He sat by his daughter’s bed, holding her hand. He’d sat beside her bed and rocked her to sleep many times before, but this time was different. She’d been sick most of the night, and no amount of rocking seemed to comfort her. “Daddy, I don’t feel good.” Her small and weak voice reached him … Continue reading Just Breathe

Reorganized Priorities

Journey stood in front of the mirror, running her hands over her yellow sundress.  No matter how hard she tried to get the wrinkles out, they kept reappearing.  She gave up and began to fidget with her hair. “You look beautiful.”  Bruce stood and watched his wife from the doorway as she combed her hair … Continue reading Reorganized Priorities

My First Love

I have never been really good at writing poetry, but a very good friend gave me some advice last year, and told me to start by writing about what I know and love. And for those of you who know me well, then this will make sense. And for those of you who don't, after … Continue reading My First Love

God Winked At Me

God winked at me. Yes, you heard me correctly, tonight, God winked at me. This is not something that I normally do. I don't usually blog about my day or my personal life. When I post a blog, it's usually about a story that I have just finished writing and want to share with the … Continue reading God Winked At Me

Welcome Home

He sat in his favorite chair and shinned his shoes until he could see his reflection in them. A sure tell, tell sign he was going somewhere that required him to look his best. We stood in the door way and giggled as we watched him comb through his closet that contained hundreds of suits, … Continue reading Welcome Home

Coffee

Maria sat at the crowded bar sipping on an apple martini, hoping it would calm her nerves.  First dates always made her nervous. “Excuse me, is anyone sitting here?” Maria turned to see a stunning brunette performing a balancing act with a purse in one hand and a glass in the other. It looked as … Continue reading Coffee

A Date With Destiny

Michael Robinson never believed much in fate or destiny for that matter. He did however believe that if a person wanted more out of life, than it was up to them to make it happen. But despite all his planning, his life would soon be changed in a way that even he couldn't have imagined. … Continue reading A Date With Destiny