building bridges

A Family Christmas

We have a policy in our family that sais that nobody should spend Christmas alone.  As such, we have an open door policy that welcomes, year after year, a variety of people to join us for the holidays. Some years…


Look forward, take one step closer

Some things, even for a writer are difficult to put into words.  I’ve lost some of the people closest to me in the last last years.  Each one following the other with the coming of the fall season.  I consider…

grief to relief

Divine Inquisition

As curious and inquisitive as I am, I am not much of a prier when it comes to others.  If I’m prying, that’s usually an indication that I am in a doubtful state.  I usually just practice focused observation to…