Category Archives: Life

All about life. Mine and others.

Christmas 2014

Where do I begin… To the ones who’ve left themselves behind. To the younger one, I wish you a Merry Christmas. I really do hope that you’re doing well. Maybe you’ve learned to set aside the meanness and the anger? … Continue reading

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The wayward child

During the middle and later 90’s, I was driving a semi for a scrap metal company in Chicago. Most of my runs were to neighboring states, like Indiana, Michigan, and Wisconsin. I also had few runs that took me to … Continue reading

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What would I do if?…

“What would I do if…” covers many things. Today though, I’m going to focus on myself, my life, my situation, my dreams, my hopes, and maybe a few fears or concerns as well. Considering the “what ifs” of when things … Continue reading

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I am a Rock

First things first…. Please watch this… Simon & Garfunkel “I Am A Rock” originally release August, 1965 Rec-recorded and included later on their “Sound Of Silence” album, January, 1966   This song has had so much meaning and relevance throughout … Continue reading

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abandoned

to be abandoned once again was pretty hard to take to be forgotten once more a broken man can break to be shunned once forever stabbed heart bleeds a lake

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All Alone

I was going through a container the other day, and found what used to be our family bible. It’s still a bible, but we’re no longer a family, and that’s what makes it a used to be. I didn’t even … Continue reading

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Choices

By making choices for ourselves in life, it may seem like we put ourselves in control and maintain that control. Nothing could be farther from the truth, as I see it and understand now. Whether or not one realizes it, … Continue reading

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You will fail

If I had just a nickel for every time I was told in some way that I was stupid, I would fail, did not deserve something, would never be able to accomplish something, had no chance of being a worthy … Continue reading

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Mowing can wait, I need to write.

Waiting for my pot of coffee to brew, it’s the beginning of another Shit Sunday… Most days, my own situation seems pretty hopeless. It being much closer to impossible than anything else. I get by in just living a day, … Continue reading

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Forgiveness

This won’t be a very large post, mostly because I think the truths I’ll write about here are pretty obvious. Of course, I doubt if most of the stone throwers or grudge carriers will get very much from this. I … Continue reading

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