We’ve all been there. In “that situation”. The one that leaves our head hanging a bit low and takes the spring out of our step.
Father’s Day is upon us and that’s not the best day for daddyless daughters. [Read More…]
I was driving on a lonely two-lane stretch across the middle of the state of Florida. It had been a tough week and I was more than tired. Stuck behind a semi tractor-trailer traveling at a snail’s pace, my patience was wearing thin. It felt like I would never get home.
Finally, a passing lane was in sight. I made my move.
Pressing down hard on the accelerator I picked up speed and began passing the obstacle that was between me and my bed.
My eyes shot open in shock and awe. I kept reading. Award … Blogging award … Blogging award for me!
What? Me? I’ve only been blogging for a month and a half! There are awards for this?
We’ve all done it.
At one time or another, usually around this time of year, we decide to change some things in our life. And we’re serious about it.
So serious that we commit it to paper. We make lists or even step-by-step plans. We publicly share it with others. We make an earnest commitment to change and truly believe we will be victorious.
We have a name for this phenomenon. [Read More…]
He awkwardly settled into my office chair and gave me “that look”. That look that speaks volumes without words. That look that said, You’re probably not going to like what I’m about to say.
He was right. I didn’t like it.
I dipped my toe into unfamiliar waters. The newness was warm and inviting. But after a short period of time, fear slithered in. Afraid to dip deeper, I pulled back. Back to safety. Back to the comfort of familiarity. [Read More…]
Oops, I did it again. Like a stealth bomber, I zeroed in on his hand undetected. Specifically, his left hand. And there it was …