With Thanks

Just a thought, but sitting here at my workstation at the close of another day I realize something rather remarkable. It is something so rare, so precious, it demands further analysis. Today was a perfect combination of weather and people on their best behaviour: the day shone bright, sunny, and clear while people were pleasant,…

So Naughty

OMG! So naughty. My choice for this morning’s treat is a ginger-beer spider and ricotta pancakes with maple syrup and ice cream. Just what the doctor would have ordered to feed the soul. (Or not!) Piped music soothes and relaxes my mind as I eat. Delicious food. Yum! I look up. With an outlook towards…

Desperately Seeking Comfort

Life is good. Never mind my recent trip to the hospital to visit a friend. With the weather being glorious, I enjoyed being outdoors soaking up the warmth of the brilliantly sunny day. Never mind inside the hospital and those rows of patients, each hooked up to a dialysis machine. And after visiting my friend,…

Steadfast

Written and ready to read. That was the post I had initially intended to upload the third week of December. Brimming to overflowing, the post was reflective of the joy of the Festive Season. But then, life happened. So now, I'm not going to reminisce about the clap of thunder reaching my ears as I…

The Joy-Bringers

Every now and again something happens that stops you in your tracks.  You react with a sharp intake of breath as you see for the first time another human being’s perspective of you. One such time was a few days ago. I was attending a funeral service. Also in attendance were a few fellow aqua-group…