I walk along the winding road I cannot see the end This road is like my life, I think, I can’t see ’round the bend. Life is like that winding road, All valleys, rocks, and hills. Who are we to know the path That leads ’round the wondering rills? Some day our roads will comeContinue reading “I Walked Along a Winding Road”
Author Archives: Rita
Humorous Nonsense of a Cold
I will make my bed On this couch And sink into its Pillowy depths As my nose runs down my face And across the carpet To play with the never-ending hairballs.
It Sucks to be Sick
It sucks to be sick, Here on the couch Sniffling, sneezing Like a tossed away pouch. My head gets to aching And I feel as I’m breaking Spinning, spinning the room goes round Who put me on this merry-go-round? It could be much worse I could be out in the cold Suffering suffering Surrounded byContinue reading “It Sucks to be Sick”
A Future Sad Parting
As many of you know, I was able to secure a job at my beloved homeless shelter through a state-funded program. I am loving it there. I organize, answer phones, organize, sort donations, organize, help people, organize, lighten the manager’s load, organize, etc. I love being able to dig my heels in and help out.Continue reading “A Future Sad Parting”
Urgent Prayer Request
I know, I have never posted twice in the same day, but this is really important! While my family and I were guests at the homeless shelter this past Summer, we met a gentleman we’ll call D. While we were fortunate to find a place, D did not have the same experience. He traveled toContinue reading “Urgent Prayer Request”
I Just Lost My Mind…and Spring!
Ok, so it’s Friday. I know. I know. I can’t believe I forgot to post yesterday! Head thunk (or what they call these days face palm. I like head thunk better!) Sooooo…what do you want to talk about? I, myself, have been struggling with a negative person in my life. He completely drains my energyContinue reading “I Just Lost My Mind…and Spring!”
Six Word Story #31
Happy memories surfacing make me smile.
Sharing Saturday: Thieves Cleaner Pet Style
As you may know, we have three emotional support dogs. They are small (totalling 20 lbs.!) but their messes are mighty! I had been searching and searching for a pet cleaner that would work now that we have carpets in our home. In the old house it was all either hardwoods or tile; no carpet!Continue reading “Sharing Saturday: Thieves Cleaner Pet Style”
What Do We Eat for Lent?
As a Roman Catholic, we have a close relationship with Jesus through Lent. Our sacrifices help to bring us closer to Our Lord. So, what do we eat? Lent starts on Ash Wednesday, actually yesterday! So…lunch and dinner. On Ash Wednesday and Good Friday we, after the age of 18, are supposed to fast. I,Continue reading “What Do We Eat for Lent?”
You watch me through my window I am not aware I think I am free, escaped I am not You are always watching Waiting, you stare down at me Biding your time You have learned to be patient And will pounce when I least expect Mauling Devouring Consuming Ah, but you do not know myContinue reading “The Huntress”