Monthly Archives: May 2022


Singing for funerals is part of my music ministry. It may sound morbid, but it comforts the bereaved. As long as I focus on the music and avoid eye contact, I am fine.  This music ministry began when I was … Continue reading

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With a buoyant sensation, I peruse the gardens. Newly planted herbs offer inspiration for dinner. Recalling past blog comments, small epiphanies hit. A salad topped with flowers?  Basil or parsley? Turning inward to avoid distractions, I realize I am hyper-focused … Continue reading

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A Bushel and a Peck

Taking a walk down memory lane today. Music. I am reminded of watching my mother do a few dance steps in our kitchen when a particular song came on the radio.  She taught me some of the Charleston when Dixieland … Continue reading

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Short and Sweet Haiku

Happy Mother’s Day! To all mothers far and near. Sweet hugs and blessings!

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