Photo Essay: To Be Born Again

While I can’t remember its writer or its title, the lyrics of this song ring through my head, “Everything must die to be born again.”  Fall is that death and in winter it seems that life will never burst forth from the frigid, frozen earth.  But the snow always melts, the buds always come inContinue reading “Photo Essay: To Be Born Again”

With Love and Flowers

  She is Beautiful, yet she doesn’t always think so She has big dreams for a bright career When she is nervous, she plays with her hair She has a birthday… 1977 although I would have guessed the 80’s She has two smiles, the real one is much better She wants to have a babyContinue reading “With Love and Flowers”

Tulip Bulbs & Human Hearts

I was looking at my blog and thinking, “Golly, I’ve posted a lot about ‘American Idol’ lately. ” As fascinating as “American Idol” is (GO BROOKE WHITE!), I thought I’d post a few pictures of tulips. I took them last spring…enjoy the cyber tulip garden. Sometimes it’s just nice to be reminded of the beautyContinue reading “Tulip Bulbs & Human Hearts”

Another Saturday Night

Did you ever hear that old song “Another Saturday Night” (“and I ain’t got nobody/I got some money cuz I just got paid”)? It’s another Saturday night here at the apartment, so Sarah and I were chillaxin’ watching the third Pirates of the Caribbean movie. What a snooze fest. We paused the movie when myContinue reading “Another Saturday Night”


  Shame Distorts how I see myself and how others see me It’s like seeing myself in a shattered mirror In shards of glass dispersed randomly Throughout the room in a thousand little pieces Shame It’s tripping over something you know is always there You fall down, down, down, and can’t make it stop OnceContinue reading “Shame”