Inside the glass jar.

I’ve always loved fireflies.  The glitter of their sparkle, the freedom of their flight, fireflies amazed me.  As a child, my sister and I would catch them in glass jars to watch their beautiful bulbs glow in the silky darkness.  Now, at 24, however, I commiserate with the light bulbs of the night.  They were … Continue reading

Three Chapters

Every love story begins with three simple words: I love you.  Every love story has three chapters: a beginning, a middle and an ending.  And although most love stories follow nature’s sequence of chapters, I’m still surprised our love story didn’t last forever.  Things happen, people change and a split-second decision can forever alter the … Continue reading

In this moment

Tomorrow’s surprises remain unseen, and while I cannot see the beauty my future holds, I can say, in this moment, I am simply happy.  And this moment is all that matters…   Yesterday is history Tomorrow a mystery Today is a gift That’s why it’s called the Present  

A new chapter in the story of my life…

“People come, people go – they’ll drift in and out of your life, almost like characters in a favorite book. When you finally close the cover, the characters have told their story and you start up again with another book, complete with new characters and adventures. Then you find yourself focusing on the new ones, … Continue reading