Beauty of Children

Beauty fascinates and amazes me. It is the soft, mesmerizing melody that draws my spirit into deeper connection with something bigger.  It whispers hope into my world. It is that breath of fresh air that I so desperately need to feed my soul. Ralph Waldo Emerson said and I quote, “Never lose an opportunity of…

Passing Storms

It’s not that she was un-accustomed to snow storms. She lived for 106 years and most of those years around Aberdeen, South Dakota, but you would think that she might, just might, be immune after her death. That was not the case, Vivian Schliebe had to endure one final snow storm as she traveled postmortem…

The Frost is on the Pumpkin

The frost is on the pumpkin, It settles in your bones, It changes orange, to a crisp white monochrome. The frost in on the pumpkin, The corn maze has closed down, Water turns to cold slick rock, Cars will slide around. The frost is on the pumpkin, The temp is negative four, Chill pricks the…