I Forget You Aren’t Here

I miss you. Not a day goes by without remembering your smiles. Mom, I want to pick up the phone and call you to share something funny or just to hear your voice…to make sure you are doing all right, … Continue reading

The Old Cellar Door

Here is the old back yard in all its glory. There were always cats around when I was growing up, which is probably where I attained my respect and love for the furry creatures. This is a picture of Mom … Continue reading

Merry Christmas Letter to Heaven

Dear Lord, I know how much you love me, so I know you’ll deliver this letter to my loved ones on this special day. My heart is filled with happy memories of Christmases past spent with my grandparents, parents, and … Continue reading

The Dad He Didn't Have To Be

My brother, sister and I were separated after my mother divorced their father. (My father died on a Naval Ship when I was just a baby. I never knew him.) My two-year-old brother went to live with his father; my … Continue reading