Tag Archives: encouragement

Counting Days

May 12th I had my annual mammogram. Eight days later I had the diagnosis of breast cancer. And life changed. It became filled with phone calls, doctor appointments, forms, people, tests, waiting, and exhaustion. 5 days to wait for a … Continue reading

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May This Journey Bring A Blessing

Way back, years ago, when I was in high school, I wrote a term paper on The Seven Warning Signs of Cancer. There was not much research available back then, before the age of the Internet, and it was hard … Continue reading

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Memories of Music

I’ve been playing the piano for most of my life. Way before I could reach the pedals, my fingers loved to press the keys, bringing music to my imaginative stories. Butterflies, clouds, and birds fluttered through my mind when I … Continue reading

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For My Birthday

Yesterday was my birthday. The last one in the decade that brought the most change into my life. The one where I realized I was growing old. I always wondered why they say you are ‘over the hill’ and now … Continue reading

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When Morning Gilds the Sky

My last post – A Conversation Overheard – was a bit of a downer. I didn’t mean for it to make anyone sad or to pity me. However, life isn’t all chocolate donuts and I wanted to be honest about … Continue reading

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God Is in the Details

Recently I’ve heard the phrase ‘the devil is in the detail’ used several times and I started wondering what it meant. One explanation is that when people use this phrase, they are saying that overlooking the small things when planning … Continue reading

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In Case You Didn’t Know

I’ve begun writing My Story about becoming a single mom. If you are interested, you can read it at http://www.thesinglemoment.wordpress.com It is my desire that telling my story will be an encouragement to other single parents. Please feel free to … Continue reading

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