Tag Archives: unlearning

the “good stickers”…

“One of the most tragic things I know about human nature is that all of us tend to put off living. We are all dreaming of some magical rose garden over the horizon instead of enjoying the roses that are … Continue reading

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looking for a reason

Musings this week left me wondering just how often we make ignorance an excuse for not chasing our joys and dreams. I am a Christian, and as such, I want to do God’s will. Unfortunately, my life growing up in … Continue reading

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bearing the marks of life…

A couple days ago I was visiting one of my favorite stops in Memphis, Le Fleur. It conjures up images of an apothecary’s cottage. Wood and stone mark out the boundaries of structured clutter in this quaint flower shop, each … Continue reading

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to touch a sense of child like awe

The wording is a bit rough, but those words sum it up fairly nicely. I am beginning to think that this is one of the highest achievements of art or storytelling. It is something I hope to do with my … Continue reading

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daily play – a cartful of kid power

I love having kids around! They are bright lights to show us a way to fearless fun, fun I’ve managed to forget at times under the frowning faces of the “adults”. I expected a few of those frowns today as … Continue reading

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who’s in your corner?

Some of you might recognize this face from the movie Rocky. He was Rocky’s trainer Mickey. The man had a profound impact on Rocky in boxing and in life. He was the man in Rocky’s corner. Today’s a combination Living: … Continue reading

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daily play – you spin me

Welcome to today! You’re flight has arrived and after disembarking you make your way through the airport until your face to face with a steely eyed officer, lips set in a firm line, who will want to see your passport, … Continue reading

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