Last summer I wrestled with going to see Tom Petty in concert or going to my own gig in Omaha. (Read my post on "Showing Up" here.) I went with the commitment I had already made, went to Omaha and made some fantastic new friends! Yet when Tom Petty passed last fall, for a… Continue reading Enjoying the Wait, Embracing the Journey and Going to the Eagles
The art of letting go and letting God is much like placing your order with the wait staff, and then enjoying the company you are with, enjoying the ambience, having pleasant conversation with those who have accompanied you while at the back of your mind you are looking forward to the wonderful meal that will be coming soon...
I slowed my car down when I saw the animal crossing in front of me. It stopped right in the middle of the road and turned to look at me.Thankfully there weren't any other cars on the road, so I stopped in front of him, blocking him and protecting him from possible traffic. Getting out… Continue reading Coming Out Of My Shell – Sticking My Neck Out
My dear, dear four-legged friends. What would I do without you? I am happily covered in dog hair, hanging out at a friend's house in Wisconsin. It is cold outside, the snow is beautiful, the sky is gray and I have views out the window down a lovely hill to a pasture and creek beyond.… Continue reading Four Legged Friends