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Thursday, June 16, 2016      8 comments

I turned 67 yesterday! 67!!!!! That totally amazes me! I can't be 67. 67 is pretty damn old and I don't feel old (most of the time ... Read more
A Christmas Letter to my friends here on Sparks
Monday, December 15, 2014      7 comments

Hello Friends! Hope this Christmas season is finding all of you healthy, happy and in the spirit of Christmas! Over 2000 years ago, 3 wise men followed a star and their hearts to a humble manger where an infant lie. Like all of us, th... Read more
Boston - The Love Continues
Wednesday, April 17, 2013      12 comments

I know that I said yesterday that I was going to blog on the Boston horror story, but somehow I haven't been quite able to wrap myself around this. I'm not sure why? As most of you know from repeated exposure to my meanderings, words usually com... Read more
Musings with Sandy
Wednesday, October 31, 2012      7 comments

Yeah, I know, you've heard from me before about how I like big storms! I like blizzards and hurricanes, northeasters, tornadoes, and torrential rains! My heart quickens as soon as a severe storm warning comes over the airs. I'm afraid I'm one... Read more
Father's Day
Sunday, June 17, 2012      10 comments

Luv and I got married in the very early 70's. Viet Nam was still an American nightmare, doomsdayers were predicting not only an economic meltdown, but a complete self-destruction of our democratic way of life. Unemployment was high. Most impo... Read more
Sunday morning's contemplations - come meander with me.
Sunday, June 10, 2012      8 comments

We often find ourselves totally astonished by modern technology - cell phones that access the internet and rearrange our lives; instant messaging with which we can communicate at a whim with others around the world; lasers, once the weapon of sc... Read more
Revenge revisted
Monday, May 28, 2012      7 comments

I've got to say that now looking back on this whole event, I'm disappointed in the way I reacted! Can you tell that I'm spoiled and used to getting things my way? lol The situation was resolved with us getting most of our money back. It w... Read more
Thursday, May 17, 2012      11 comments

I just allowed someone to enter my life and let him make me someone I don't want to be. The situation filled me with anger and disappointment and just cost me a night's sleep. Here's the Reader's Digest Condensed version. We just purchase... Read more
A journey of souls
Monday, April 09, 2012      12 comments

Seemed to have awakened very early here this morning. Still a full moon looking in on me sitting here at my computer. Thought I'd go out and meditate in the hot tub since I seem a little contemplative, but then I realized that my chimes outsi... Read more
Compassion and other angelic traits
Sunday, January 08, 2012      9 comments

Okay, it finally looks like I might be back for more than just a day or two. Yes, it has been a rough couple of weeks for me, but I've got to tell you that along with the pain and sadness it was laced with companionship, good will, compassion, ... Read more
We're never too old!
Monday, October 24, 2011      13 comments

I'm one of the lucky ones!!! My life has been filled with activity, adventure and some really great people! My younger years were filled with speed! I was brought up in my dad's "service center" where I learned a love of cars and motors. By ... Read more
Alaska - Part 2 - food and lodging
Tuesday, September 13, 2011      8 comments

Let's just start off by saying that if you're the type of traveler that likes all the luxuries of the finest hotels and B&B's, then the "Get Up and Go tours" is probably not for you. No room service (unless you include your partner), no jetted ... Read more
Alaska - Part 1
Thursday, September 08, 2011      11 comments

Alaska! How many years we've talked about a trip to Alaska! It was always that dream trip that was going to happen someday, but it always seemed that someday kept getting pushed off to a later date. There always were obstacles that would pop ... Read more
40 Years With the Same Woman!
Friday, July 29, 2011      13 comments

This Sunday Gloria (known here at SP as LUVQUILTING) and I will have been married 40 years!!!! That's so amazing to me in so many ways!! It really doesn't seem that long ago that I had first asked her out. Her dad wouldn't let her go out wit... Read more
Obstacles in our path
Thursday, July 28, 2011      7 comments

I actually wrote this as a response to a friend's blog. I hope she doesn't mind me sharing it here. "Life is good"! I preach this. I believe this. I live this the best I can, BUT we humans all seem to have weaknesses that keep throwing ... Read more

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