Recent Posts

  • In Between Before and After

      I am a sucker for before and after stories.  Everyone has a story to tell, and the stories I gravitate toward tend to be the ones that involve some form of transformation.  I am intrigued by how people navigate life’s changes… Read More ›

  • GOAT

    For the second time this week, I took advantage of the above normal temperatures, blue skies, and enough daylight to get in a long trail run after work.  I couldn’t wait to hit the trails, which is why I was… Read More ›

  • The Fourth Quarter

      The fourth quarter. It is the same as the preceding quarters in terms of time and length, but it very well may be the most important quarter of all.  It is the quarter where, sometimes, the impossible becomes possible.  The… Read More ›

  • Empty Nest

    Recently, I wrote about an aviary discovery that I made in The World Outside My Window.  From the moment, I spied that family of four birds, I took an unlikely interest in them.  I have never been much of a bird… Read More ›

  • Jersey Girl

    Today marks the beginning of what I refer to as my birthday month.  I once made a joke about my birthday needing more than one day to be celebrated, and so began my birthday month.  Although this comment was said… Read More ›

  • Branded

    Two of the more enduring lessons that my Dad taught me were quite simple. The first lesson that I learned was even before I began formal schooling.  Education is everything; no-one can take it away from you.  I took his words… Read More ›