I took time away from writing while Dad had another case of bronchial pneumonia and a few other concerns. But thanks to prayers, modern medicine, and diligent helpers he’s back on track. And so am I. We’ve had a lot of company lately. All three of my sisters and some of their kids and grandkids… Continue reading A Father’s Day Poem
It had been a long few days for some reason. Today I was excessively tired. Perhaps a combination of sleep deprivation, lack of exercise, allergies, lousy eating habits, classic caregiver side effects. Just not quite feeling up to snuff. So tonight I looked forward to crawling back into my bed, where I’d sort of been… Continue reading The Grace Notes
And not just because they blocked you? I don’t suppose any one of us reading this have visited that Twilight Zone. But a photo sent recently from the son of Dad’s very best buddy started haunting me. For me, this is what nightmares are made of. No, I’m not talking about wearing a lampshade on… Continue reading No Friends Left on Facebook?
These two clippings were on the same page of the LA Times on Thursday. So fascinated by the “mostly elderly gang” who pulled off the biggest heist in London’s history, I went to CNN to learn more about these senior citizens. Boy oh boy, did they know how to celebrate Senior Day. These guys, hardened… Continue reading Life’s Little Ironies