Photo by Michele Domingo As I ventured past my Mother’s “not-without-your-big-brothers” boundary, I playfully meandered far beyond my home’s backyard and through an open field of tall grasses and colorful wildflowers. Soon after, I arrived upon a pathway at the edge of a tree-lined forest. “Hmmmm, should I go in there, it’s kind of dark that way?” I paused briefly, … [Read more...] about Unknown Pathways
https://youtu.be/tWIMPymYFzM Photo: Dottie Lessard YouTube Can you make it to the fence? No matter how bad things look, do you have the energy, the motivation, to take another breath, another step? Are the obstacles in your life real? Or are they self-imposed? For Dottie Lessard (1966-2015), the obstacles were all too real. Afflicted with cystic fibrosis she underwent … [Read more...] about Can You Make It To The Fence?
Clipart: (c)Arcady Can Stock Photo Inc. Out There On the Edge of Everything® Graphical Image: GoGraph.com Click here to read the post for this podcast. … [Read more...] about Can You Pull The Silver Handle? – Podcast
Photo: YouTube Athena Orchard of Leicester, England, died of bone cancer, on May 28, 2014, at age 13. However, Athena's death was not just another sad story about a child who passed away too early. Instead the story of Athena's death become a story of a very different kind. As her family was going through the belongings in her room, her father happen to remove a full … [Read more...] about Happiness is a Direction not a Destination
Photo: iStock Some friends of mine decided to try skydiving a short while ago for the first time. I decided to go with them to observe and lend my support. I used to skydive frequently. I have survived a couple of interesting “emergency” situations with parachutes in the past. So I have not taken that risk again since my two children were born. The … [Read more...] about Can You Pull The Silver Handle?