Tag Archives: Family

The Traces Left Behind

One of my co-workers suggested this subject and I thought it could be interesting. When my mother died we, her children, came in and divided her possessions with one of my sisters acting as executor. We sorted through things, kept … Continue reading

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The Human Path

            Did you ever see those videos of baby sea turtles hatching? They break out of their eggs and all make a mad dash for the sea. I think that humans are a lot like that too. Although there are … Continue reading

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Might I direct your attention…?

On the right side of my blog page I have included a “Blogroll” or list of blogs I like and have some connection to. In that list you will notice a blog entitled “Overseastheday” which is a blog by a … Continue reading

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O.B.O. (or best offer)

In classified ads and sale papers I often see the letters OBO standing for or best offer, it occurs to me that, that phrase is emblematic of what is wrong with most of our society. If one is trying to … Continue reading

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Christmas, Christmas

This past weekend my siblings and I celebrated Christmas. I was the best time we could get together with our out-of-townees and so it has become our custom to have an early Christmas celebration and then have a celebration with … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving

  I find myself with an over abundance of things to be thankful for and no clue where to begin to list them but here goes;   I’m thankful for the place where I was born; a friend from another … Continue reading

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Growing Up Poor

            We were poor when I was a child. I frequently use the quote from the comedian Groucho Marx “I started out with nothing and still have most of it left.” I came from a rather large family; my dad … Continue reading

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