Brick by Brick, Step by Step

Definition of my journey... how I am turning the brick wall I hid behind into the pathway I walk upon.I had no idea that I had built such a strong and sturdy wall over the years until I decided to take it down. It was revealed to me in a slow fashion, with only subtle …

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We Were Just a Table Full of Women

Holidays and family get togethers are hectic and chaotic scenes.  We usually spend these with an extended family of friends and many branches of in-laws, outlaws, neighbors, and strays. The best part is after the meal is over and everyone retreats to their respected groups - men with the men, women with the women, and …

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Squirrels in the Outfield

Have you ever had those moments when you get totally distracted by a shiny object or an inappropriate thought?   I have heard that the simple term for this is "squirrel".  I am sure it was generated from a scene in a movie that I either missed or didn't pay attention to.  Regardless, the term has …

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