Familiar Paths

We all make mistakes and have regrets.  Second chances are rare even if people say everyone deserves them.  Who wouldn’t want a second chance?  What would you do with a second chance?  And what’s the other saying?  The second time around is easier?  Like when you’re going to a new location, the return journey is […]

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The Problem Why

I finally had lunch with my elderly neighbor on Valentine’s Day.  I had invited her out before, but she kept telling me that she’s going home tomorrow.  When she didn’t come home, we went to visit her at the assisted living facility.  And again, she tells us she’s going home tomorrow. She’s going home tomorrow […]

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The Eternal Riddle of Time

Time is a precarious thing.  Something we think we know, we think we have; like a fickle lover whose adoration one moment feeds and sustains your soul then obliterates your heart for amusement. For the bereaved, for those of us left behind, the grief is unbearable enough without having to grapple with this eternal riddle […]

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