You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough. ~ Mae West Years ago when I was a child, I overheard my mother talking about someone who had “The Big C” with a friend of hers. At the time, I had no idea what that was, but her words were whispered … Continue reading A Life Sentence.
For it is in giving that we receive. ~ St. Francis of Assisi Christmas has always been my favorite time of year. I love decorating the house (and every bush and tree nearby); buying the right gift for each friend and family member; eating Christmas pudding and drinking sorrel; gathering with friends and family; the … Continue reading The Season for Giving…and Receiving
Sometimes when you are in a dark place, you think you’ve been buried, but you’ve actually been planted. ~ Unknown A few days ago I was reflecting on how much my life has changed over the last few months. Things which used to be high on my priority list, have lost their importance with a … Continue reading Life Changes.
Since writing about my breast cancer diagnosis, I have been overwhelmed by positive responses, encouragement and well wishes from family, friends, co-workers, acquaintances, and even persons who have never met me. I am humbled and grateful for the support of each person who has rallied around me with prayers, positive thoughts and caring advice. I … Continue reading The Glass is not Half Full. It is Refillable.