THE OTHER DAY ……

I became an eyewitness to love. Actually what I saw were little acts of love, and these are among the best and purest examples of love there can ever be. I mean the kind of love that becomes a soft and gentle verb. Picture It, while waiting at the Coumadin Clinic like the rest, for…

VALENTINES REALITY

It’s Valentine’s Day and I’m consistently amazed at how folks run around trying to make it extra special for their significant other. I’m just perplexed at why folks wait for this one day to do what they should be doing every day. I’ve been with my partner for many years and I refuse to buy…

LOVE HAS NO EXPIRATION DATE

60 years ago it was a chilly Friday in Pittsburgh Pa. , Eisenhower was President, Gas was .29 cents a gallon, Coke Cola introduced the first coke in a can, the Steelers finished a woeful 4-8 and a quarter would get you a ride from Dormont to Downtown on the street car. HAPPY ANNIVERSARY MOM…

DAD……

Dear Dad, It’s your birthday and I want you to know you’re with me in spirit wherever I go. Some people awaken us to new understanding with the passing of their wisdom. Some people make the little things seem important. Some people stay in our lives, leave footprints on our hearts, and with their love…

DEAR MOM,

I know my mother shares the same infinity for birthday celebrations as I do. She will be happy with an egg and bacon biscuit made just the way my father does it, maybe a good conversation with friends on the settee as the sun goes down as they watch the last of the summer “crowd”…

THINKING ABOUT MOM….

Thinking about my Mom this week had me thinking about a childhood poem from many years ago. It was scotched tape among her paints and brushes for years on a cork board with alot of this and more of that. Now years later it still brings a smile. “A little boy and his Mother were…