Honoring Mary Oliver

People who know me well, know I love the poetry of Mary Oliver. I am not sure when I first discovered her, but I am going to guess it was in December 1999 when The New Yorker published her poem “Winter At Herring Cove.” I clipped it out of the magazine and it finds aContinue reading “Honoring Mary Oliver”

Roasted Eggplant, Lentil, Orzo Stew

A few days ago, I arrived home from the grocery store with 5 or 6 bags of groceries, mostly vegetables for our “Soup Every Day Project.” I shop twice every week and I know most of the cashiers by name and they know my name. Some even know our dog’s name, Freddy, as I haveContinue reading “Roasted Eggplant, Lentil, Orzo Stew”

All Cats Go To Heaven

It is early Wednesday morning January 3, 2019 Dark and cold I am walking my dog Freddy, a mini-labradoodle I am thinking of my cat I had a cat We had a cat Nadine A Calico Cat It has been four months Since she went to our Father in Heaven We missed her at ChristmasContinue reading “All Cats Go To Heaven”


Inventory This is the day The first Day Of the new year. There is a wind advisory Today. I am sitting At my desk. A framed photo Of my beloved. Inspiration. A row of books. New Spirit- Filled Life Bible. I am Again studying the Bible: “Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, the new creationContinue reading “Inventory”