Blogs

The Pay-Off

July 19, 2016

Many (if not all) stories have happy endings, when we wait long enough to see the entire story, which we all someday will. As with writing, the beginning and the…

How Much Can You Receive?

June 21, 2016

The question posed by this Blog’s title doesn’t mean, How much mistreatment can you take before doubling over in pain and then exploding in a crazed rage while the Other Person says,…

The Final Peace

June 07, 2016

Selena, a friend for many years, called today. She felt uncomfortable, she said. And sad. She told me about a recent and profound over-reaction she experienced in response to a…

Can We Talk?

June 04, 2016

“I wish it was easier to talk to people. Real human beings,” said a repairman at my home. I’d watched him dial corporate, select the right options (several times) and…

Questions, Anyone?

May 24, 2016

There’s an old saying that “there’s no such thing as a stupid question.”  I believed that until someone asked me why it is that we always find what we’re looking…

Starting Over — Again

May 10, 2016

End of a relationship.  Moving.  Losing our job or home. Stopping addiction to drugs and alcohol and learning to live clean and sober. Discovering we’re codependent and redefining ourselves and…

New Website Grand Opening

May 05, 2016

Welcome to the Grand Opening of my new site. I’m sorry to report that much of the content from the Make Miracles and the Grief Club sites was lost in…

Remembering To Be Happy

May 01, 2016

I like making lists; I have for many years.  If I get it out of my head and down on paper, it frees my mind to think about something else.…

Drain Pain

April 26, 2016

No, I don’t mean a clogged kitchen sink or a shower stall that empties slowly. I’m talking about allowing people, places and things to slowly and insidiously creep in and…