Tag: journal

Journal: Coffee Can + Grief

The neatest thing happened today.  I’d like to start off with a thought: Isn’t it amazing how you can know someone your entire life and, even after their passing, you continue to learn new things about them? Sometimes it almost feels like they’re reaching…

Journal: “The Fly By”

There’s very little outside (1) a good dog, (2) a good song, and (3) a good book that I feel “finds us” quickest when we need them most. There we are: all static energy, inside this BINGO-ball-cage of life, wondering what our next move…

Journal: 1-1-2020 | WRP Frost

Snagged a few moments of quiet this morning before setting the dogs loose into the frost. With each turning of the season and the ever-revolving door of the years, I am continually grateful for my three constants: my family, my home, and my Labrador-children.

Brown Dog Book Review :: Reading Journal

So, in 2019 I did a “thing” I’d wanted to do for several years and finally started a Reading-Journal.

Journal: 12-15-19 | Duck Blind

There for awhile, I couldn’t remember what my voice sounded like. Not my physical voice, per say, but the voice I wrote with and used to broadcast who I really was. It was almost as if some essential piece of myself was tumbling, lost…

Journal: 12-14-19 | “Take a Walk”

I don’t have much advice to offer that’s worth a damn but I do know this: Never once have I taken a walk and regretted it.

Journal: “So God Made a Farmer’s Wife”

And on the 8th day, God looked down on his planned paradise and said, “I need a safe-keeper.” So God made a farmer’s wife.

Journal: “Spring Flood”

Home always smells different when the water is high.

Journal: “Time to Forget”

“When I call to mind my earliest impressions, I wonder whether the process ordinarily referred to as growing up is not actually a process of growing down; whether experience, so much touted among adults as the thing children lack, is not actually a progressive…