thoughts

words that give life words that kill one thought, turned to action, that makes someone’s day better one thought, turned to action, that causes someone pain fragile moments where futures are built fragile moments where fates are decided hearts bleeding profusely, spilling over the joy of others hearts hardened, unable to move at all whispered […]

Life & Death and Spending Our Time & Money

Not too long ago I had coffee with a friend who “spends” her life making the lives of others better. She “gives away” what she has–her time, her money, her talents and, most importantly, her love. We all choose to use our resources differently. Hopefully, we’re able to spend them where our hearts are. There […]

Making Time For What Matters

My granddaughter, Lauren, read me a story this morning, about the devastating tornado of 2011 that struck Joplin, Missouri. “The Evil Swirling Darkness” is a narrative of a family that lived through that twister. One of the three children was on the way home with his Aunt, Uncle and cousin when it hit. The truck they […]