Tag: life

These Happy Days

These Happy Days

Back when Sean, who is 17 and a junior in high school this year, was younger and we were still getting used to his visitation schedule with his dad, I began to hate the 1st and 3rd weekends of every month. Every time he went to his dad’s I always felt I was missing a …

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Endings and Beginnings

Endings and Beginnings

Yesterday my friend that passed away earlier this week was laid to rest. It was a nice service, and moving. I think, for me, the most moving moment was when I turned and looked around and saw how many people had filled the church where the service was held. There were so many people that …

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Be Glad of Life and Bookstores

Be Glad of Life and Bookstores

One of my favorite places is bookstores, old ones, new ones, libraries, basically anything that houses books. I love the smell of books. It is one of the best smells. Someday a perfume company is going to figure that out and make a cologne for men that makes him smell like a leather-bound book, and …

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Jess 1, Incline 0

Jess 1, Incline 0

I did it! I beat the hill today! Take that you pain in the arse! Ha! Beat me you can’t, not today! Maybe the rest I took yesterday helped because today I not only made it to the hill, I made it up it without having to push myself hard. I had mentally prepared myself …

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