Les Mots #InternationalPoetryDay

The words saved me Pulling me away Into adventures I could not imagine Taking me to places My eyes had never seen The words were magic Casting visions Of beauty and bliss No matter the world around me Words create Worlds and wonders A beginning to everything Weaving reality With their power ~ Caroline A. … Continue reading Les Mots #InternationalPoetryDay

Adventures #wwwblog

There is a world waiting beyond the borders of what we live each day An expansiveness to fill the lungs and set the heart to overflowing It begins with nothing more than a single thought, nurtured into a dream Until that wishful moment becomes a plan, and a plan becomes action A single step, a … Continue reading Adventures #wwwblog

Adventure ~ #FridayPhilosophy

Adventure, to me, is stretching beyond the familiar and exploring. Whether through travel, or trying new things here at home, both can be an adventure. So, today I wanted to focus on adventure and share some quotes with you all. β€œLet us step into the night and pursue that flighty temptress, adventure.” ~ J.K. Rowling … Continue reading Adventure ~ #FridayPhilosophy


There are times the only purchase  Is a seam Just enough for a fingertip grasp All wiry tension and sweat and strength The eyes can never falter Ever upward  As feet move slowly A studied progress From outcrops to angles The hands have it The balance, the grasp A fist acting as anchor For the … Continue reading Handhold

Thankful Thursday…List Style!

Gratitude recharges my entire system, when I stop to smell the proverbial roses. Actually, those are literal around here, too, as we have several rose bushes. πŸ™‚ - I am thankful for the amazing sunrise I saw this morning - I am grateful (daily) for my cup of coffee when I first get up Those … Continue reading Thankful Thursday…List Style!

Anniversaries and New Adventures…

Today marks exactly 3 years since my last chemotherapy infusion. I kept forgetting that - but Lara and the kids reminded me. More than once. Haha. Part of what we did today was family portraits. The last time we did this, I had almost no hair. Since I have a ton of hair now, we … Continue reading Anniversaries and New Adventures…