Step Away From the Computer

Wednesday Taking Stock List Awake-good Coherent-good Ready to get up-not ready Rolled over-many times, successfully Have phone, will travel-lost phone, can't travel without it. need to look for it for an hour first Ready for breakfast-not quite Water- lots of it this am. Not dehydrated. Pain level (on a scale of 1-10) - was 12,…

Yeah, I did it anyway.

I said I wouldn't write about babies and their quirks, though this one makes me smirk. Faster, she moves upward Slower, her mother follows. I'm aging three fold as she ages each day. I remember each child again as if it were yesterday. Time does funny things to memory. 1996, 1999, 2001, 2013 Nineteen years…

Sleeping, not sleeping

I admit that I fell asleep last night watching old episodes of the Incredible Hulk with Bill Bixby on free internet tv. "Mr. McGhee, don't make me angry. You wouldn't like me when I'm angry." As a small, almost silent child in the 1970's I was empowered by those lines that I heard every week. …

Her Repertoire

Her repertoire of sounds is pretty small she announced loudly to the bird in the bush She has not yet mastered a whistle or a bird call A tiny "meow" escaped her lips.

Bugs, Puddles and Snow

I wrote this 3/4/2015 Could have sworn I published it.  Guess not. Spring is coming, I'm attracting insects again, sigh... red, orange, grey beetles drop in to say hello or cozy up to the heat of the laptop in bed I'm not really that attractive. Yesterday, was so warm that hale fell from the sky…