Christmas

now that I have made plans to have the gathering I am excited for Christmas to get here. ­čÖé I haven’t put up the tree yet, but I think I will this weekend. just seems like with us leaving for Florida on the morning of Christmas there was no point to it, but I have…

holiday gathering

well I suppose I need to figure out what everyone is doing and plan a little holiday gathering since none of my other sisters will probably do it. annoys me, but it is true none the less. I just had Thanksgiving so it would be nice if one of the others had something so we…

Always in my heart

seven weeks have come and gone since you left us no matter what I am doing on Monday evenings for some reason I look at the clock at seven-thirty and think of the last time I saw you, as we all spent time with you before you left this world. Every Tuesday morning I wake…

wouldn’t it be cool

wouldn’t it be cool, to be this close to a volcano to see the beauty that this picture displays? wouldn’t it be cool to fly like a bird and get the spectacular view they get? wouldn’t it be cool to have the guts and ambition to be on top of this mountain and looking out…

She

like a wisp of something that once was she holds a special place in my heart she prefers a life that excludes me it hurts me that we are so far apart. she is beautiful and intelligent a far cry from what I am she gets those brains from her father and her looks are…

Florida

it’s getting colder every day…….winter is threatening to bombard my world in less than four weeks I will be standing here, observing this scene once more I love Florida, mainly because it is everything Iowa isn’t. Warm and sand and the beautiful ocean it is a relaxing place to be, and my husband probably loves…

blowing in the wind

red is the color of love I wear it with pride every day I feel, I seek, I search, I find, the ones that bring me┬á close to feeling this way I love to love I hate to hate I love those that come from the red of my blood I love those that share…

the eyes know

look at me, what do you see look at you, a stranger to me look at us, working on holding it together look at them, laughing at us all the way look at me, wondering if you really see me look at you, wondering why I won’t stay look at us, both wanting and needing…