I WAS BLIND BUT NOW I SEE

This story is one of the most difficult I have ever written, but it is one that I believe will help others. I have written a few stories about my grandson. A grandson who is dealing with mental illness.  This story is about a twenty-five-minute car ride that stretched out to be much more than I expected. It’s about the scripture, I […]

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A Special Skyler Letter

Skyler was a beautiful baby boy. He was born on July 1, 2016, and made his journey to heaven on July 29th, 2016. Everyone who met Skyler fell in love with him, including me his Great Grandmother. He is forever in my heart.  I started writing the Skyler Letters as a way of helping me with the grieving process.  The […]

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WONDERFUL WEDNESDAY

It is the night before Thanksgiving, and I am busy in my kitchen. The house smells inviting with cherry, pumpkin, and apple pies baking in the oven. As I worked to make the desserts, I thought about each member of my family who will be here tomorrow, all together, in the same house for at least five to six hours. […]

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TUNEFUL TUESDAY

I am a lover of music. I love all music, well not maybe all music, but at least 98.5 percent of it. This time of the year, Christmas tunes are my favorite. I love them all, and I can say that with 100 percent certainty.   Today when I was driving down my street, Rudolph the Red Nose Reindeer came on […]

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SIMPLY SUNDAY

Today was a great Sunday in spite of the overcast sky. I always spend a little extra time with the Lord on Sunday, maybe that’s why I feel so good. I decided to head out to the grocery store to shop for our Thanksgiving dinner. Although the store was hopping, I didn’t mind the dance of the shopping carts as […]

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The Angel of Hope and Love

Once upon a time in Heaven, God walked through His beautiful gardens in the Valley of Peace.  It was a place  He always went when it was time to choose a new angel.  Although the waiting list was long for those who wanted to serve Him, God wanted someone who had recently journeyed to Heaven. Someone who glowed with love […]

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SWEET SKY SATURDAY

This morning, I got up before the crack of dawn, poured a cup of piping hot coffee, then turned on the news. I watched for a few minutes and realized that I didn’t want to start my day with the sadness that was being reported. So, I turned on Christmas movie, put my feet up and indulged myself in sweetness. […]

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