Alcoholism, Fun, Writing

Throwback Thursday–on Friday

My friend Rachel posted on her blog about her kindergarten teacher and it got me thinking about school. (Yes, I can remember that far back 🙂 ). Her post prompted me to look through my old writing files, including much of my poetry I wrote back then. It made me sad to see how much of it was… Continue reading Throwback Thursday–on Friday

Faith and Spirituality, Life Lessons, Quotes, Writing

Farewell to a Phenomenal Woman

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JqOqo50LSZ0 My heart was beyond heavy when I heard of Maya Angelou's passing today. When I think of all she has accomplished in her young 86 years of age, I stand in awe. What an admirable poet, author, activist, and woman. In her honor, here are ten of my favorite quotes by her: 10.  "You… Continue reading Farewell to a Phenomenal Woman