Coffee curfews

The prompt from Putting My Feet in the Dirt is coffee curfews. I confess. I do many of the things sleep experts warn you no against like having screen time right before bed and screen time while in bed. There was a time when I tried to stay […]

Loved Ones

My father was an avid photographer. He probably took tens of thousands of pictures through the years. He passed away last year, but I decided not to close his Flickr account. That’s where I came across a photo of my father, mother, uncle, and grandmother posing for a […]

A little prayer

I’m here Asking God To send my love To those who are Hungry, Lonely or in Despair To those who use hate as a mask for fear To the sick To the weak To the greedy To those who have hurt me To those who I have wronged […]

“Self-compassion is simply giving the same kindness to ourselves that we would give to others.” ~Christopher Germer

Don’t be a hero

Fatigue is a symptom experienced by 80% of people who have MS. High temperatures tend to make fatigue worse.  You can read more about it on the National Multiple Sclerosis Society’s website. It’s summer here in North America. The weather experts say that 2018 is on pace to […]

August 6 Writing Prompt

Jupiter Glow is the prompt provided by Putting My Feet in the Dirt After 10 minutes of free writing, I extracted this poem. I’ve seen the planet Jupiter in books It’s the fifth one from the sun It’s over there by Mars, just before Saturn It’s the biggest […]