So I disappeared for a minute. It seemed as if all of February and half of March, my kids were sick. They had a "flu-like" virus that lingered for almost a month. Many sleepless nights and breathing treatments later, they are all well. We are currently "quarantined." I am taking everything day by day. This … Continue reading Is This A Dream?
I’m from the armpit of the South. We have two seasons in Alabama. Winter and Summer. But there’s a small in between that shows up here and there. It’s my favorite time of the year. SPRING! Today is the first day that it will briefly pass through before the rain comes to stay for a … Continue reading Fifth Monday of 2020
The full 8-digit date today is a palindrome: 02022020. The next ones will be December 12, 2121 and March 3, 3030. It looks like this will be the first and last one I will see. The last palindrome day was 11/11/1111. Plus, I hit 200 likes! What a neat coincidence. So, thank you to my … Continue reading Happy Palindrome Day!
My morning routine is usually always the same. I get up an hour before my kids so I can drink a cup of coffee and try to wake up before the morning chaos begins. I used to scroll through Facebook while I drank my coffee. Sadly, it is the epitome of past generations reading the … Continue reading Generation “Smart Phone”
There once was a time When I was yours and you were mine. It doesn't seem like long ago. Sometimes I miss it and others I don't Because some things end when they can't go on. At first I thought it could be fixed But it turns out that was not our niche. You didn't … Continue reading Late Bloom
“I Want to be Like Her” Corrine Hartley I remember my childhood quite vividly But I grew up normal I grew up happy. Now that I have three children and I am grown, I realize my mother’s life is a lot like my own. She was a dreamer But limited herself for her family. I … Continue reading Childhood Eyes
This was me. I was tired and I was restless. You don’t really think to relate those two words. When you are tired, you are down but when you are restless, you feel like you are all over the place. These words and feelings should never coincide. It is like constant fight or flight. It … Continue reading BLESSED + CURSED: