Writing Assignment: Write A List of Simple Pleasures

11.29.2013 writing

I’ve spent this week listing some of my simple pleasures. This may be a good time for you to list and savor some of yours. For today’s assignment write a short list of the simple things that bring you pleasure, enjoyment, or satisfaction. Simple things, like turning on your high beams in your car or […]

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11.28.2013 blogging

Please enjoy this Thanksgiving Day with a recognition of the things that you are thankful for. Friends and readers, I thank you.  

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Thank You

11.24.2011 blogging

Thank you, dear readers. Thanks to those who read these words daily. Thanks to those to drop in from time to time. Thanks to those who stumble across them, and hopefully find some benefit, some interest here. With or without you, I still write. It’s what I do. But it’s gratifying and satisfying to find […]

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Preparing The Feast

11.23.2011 Family

Today, the day before Thanksgiving, we start (or in some cases, continue) the preparation for our Thanksgiving feast. The girls will be coming home from college and we’ll cook, clean, and eat together. It’s in this preparation, the care and love that goes into everything that leads up to the feast, where the real joy […]

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What I’m Thankful For

11.25.2010 blogging

On this Thanksgiving Day I have a lot to be thankful for and I share those personal things with my family and friends. But I am deeply thankful to you. I am grateful that you take a part of your day to read what I publish here. This is more than a hobby or pastime […]

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