Doe a Deer, a Female Deer…
Doe a Deer, a Female Deer…
/ May 22, 2019 1 COMMENTS
We are supposed to have deer in the country but I hardly ever see one. With all the ...
Nashville…
Nashville…
/ March 21, 2019 1 COMMENTS
Daughts and I took a quick trip to the country music capital of America. It was spring break and both our schools were closed so we thought, “Why not?” and hopped into the ...
Passing Judgement…
Passing Judgement…
/ March 18, 2019 1 COMMENTS
I belong to a small group in East Texas.  We are parents who dedicate a day a week to remember and pray for our children. We are a powerful band that lifts each other up as we are ...
California…
California…
/ March 12, 2019 1 COMMENTS
I joined Hubs in California for a few days at the end of his trip hoping we’d find time to play… The first day though he was still finishing up his project so I decided to ...
A Change of Heart…
A Change of Heart…
/ March 5, 2019 0 COMMENTS
I am not a fan of this platitude, ‘Prayers are answered in God’s time, not ours.’ It is, for me, a very unsettling group of words. It brings to mind an interminable ...
Cat Startled…
Cat Startled…
/ February 27, 2019 0 COMMENTS
As an empty nester my house is always clean and picked up. Last week I returned home from subbing at school and was quite taken aback when I walked into my closet to find clothes and ...
Water Dog…
Water Dog…
/ February 22, 2019 0 COMMENTS
Charlie loves to run in the water along the verges of Rigsby and recently there’s been plenty for her to charge through kicking up a spray and snapping at the droplets, even ...
Waiting in Line…
Waiting in Line…
/ February 19, 2019 1 COMMENTS
Anyone who voluntarily waits outside the DMV in the cold and rain with her daughter must truly love her. That’s how I felt yesterday when Paris decided, no matter the wait or the ...
Ten Things I Learned from my Young Son…
Ten Things I Learned from my Young Son…
/ February 14, 2019 1 COMMENTS
One of my film-maker son’s cards last year, sent in November, had a thankful note to it. He wrote: “This month I’ve come to appreciate the things I’ve inherited ...
The Wisdom of Dogs…
The Wisdom of Dogs…
/ February 12, 2019 0 COMMENTS
There is a dog who lives at the veterinarian’s house along the paved side of Rigsby Lane. It is the home of the donkeys. There are horses and cows and recently added, a Shetland ...
In Love or Cold?…
In Love or Cold?…
/ February 7, 2019 1 COMMENTS
Our calico cat, Callie, has been with us for going on five years now. She adopted us when she was about two.  She had been left behind when her owners moved out of the apartments we ...