So my kids and I where just sitting around trying to think of something to do on this cold day. We decided to write a story. My kids are 9, 5, and 3. We had a blast coming up with ideas. Though not all of the ideas where applied to the story. It was fun … Continue reading Princess Lynnley and The Beacon
I search inside for the demons that haunt Only to be overcome by feelings I don’t want I hide inside, afraid of the world Perpetuating sadness causing me to be curled Breathing heavily in a stir of emotions Losing my mind, and losing my focus Hoping to hear a sound from the past A voice … Continue reading Now I Know
It’s been a while. This was something I tried to do to help relieve some pain I was feeling. It didn’t work. I still was seeking confirmation and gratitude I didn’t feel I was getting in other areas of my life. Though I did receive some support for my efforts, it felt numb. I feel … Continue reading A Broken Man
Really, I am shocked. I am also excited. But I have appreciated the feedback I have received. I started out on this adventure with no goal in mind, other than expression of my thoughts. Though, not that far in, I have learned a lot. But I must give the most special thanks to Silencespeaks12 (https://silencespeaks12.wordpress.com/), … Continue reading Awesome Blogger Award!!!
Sitting, blankly staring into whatever is in front of you, not actually seeing what you are looking at. You begin a slow thought. The thought builds and builds. You start seeing flashes of a memory. Then the little details begin to fill in. The pink shirt being worn by your sister, the haircut your brother … Continue reading Fond Memories
How many times have you asked a favor from someone? How many times have you been asked for a favor? It seems impossible to be not be on either side of that at many points in life. But when someone asks for a favor, are you creating a debt for that person? Is this something … Continue reading Is It Really A Favor?
When we set out on our life paths, we typically strive for success. We focus on accomplishing our goals, and work towards them. Even when you don’t have a specific set of goals, most, I assume, would just try to be better than where you started. But in all of this effort to accomplish our … Continue reading Failure, Not All Bad
So, I am a huge fan of multiple sports. I typically will find time to watch games and look up stats, scores, and player profiles. This information does me no good as far as my everyday life goes, but I enjoy it. But the other day I was watching a baseball game, and the team … Continue reading My Motivation
I like to consider myself as an understanding guy, in most instances. And I try and hear people out on things. I really like being able to see different peoples point of view. It allows me to evaluate my view on different subjects. I have found being open minded, and having a willingness to accept … Continue reading Everyone Made Me Who I Am
Recently there was a death in my wife’s family. Bless her heart, she didn’t take it as well as I am sure she hoped she would. Death is a complicated matter. We like to think we are prepared for it, but I’m not sure we ever truly are. The realness of the matter just doesn’t … Continue reading What Will People Say When You Die?