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Celebrate Those That Have Passed…With a Picnic

 If you have read my blog in the past you may have seen this poem I wrote for one of Mama Kat’s Workshop days. When the fall days ripen into an orange haze,When the shop windows fill with leaves and candles and websI think back to a time where we …

In Dreams

I had killer migraine this morning. Usually they go away after I medicate but not today. I don’t usually dream when I try to sleep away the pain but today I had a very vivid dream, one that squeezed my heart almost dry of tears. I dreamed of my Dad. …

Happy Fathers Day, Dad!

Today we celebrate our Dads by showing them that we care. We may do it by bbq-ing, giving them presents or just letting them relax. Today I did something I know my Dad could relate to an appreciate. I edged grass. My Dad was an engineer, methodical, precise; a perfectionist. …

The Check

I have this check that I can’t throw away. It is for $50 and it was written in 2002. It’s from my Dad. I remember him giving it to me for absolutely no reason. He said, “Here this is for you and P.” It’s in his writing, his all caps …