May I Hear Your Song

Lord, let me hear your song today         With my head pressed against your chest         May I hear your heart beating         The sound of your breathing         Feel the warmth of your embrace.           For I know you are singing         A beautiful melody         The song of victory         And joy!                  If only I could still my mind …

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Oh, For Pie!

Days like today I don't want to even think about anything. I have a stack of must-do's and an arm load of love-to-do's, but even those don't sound good when depression hits. I want to just curl up in a ball and go to sleep! Although, days like today have become less stressful since retiring …

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Retirement, Anxiety, and the Creative Spirit

So it's finally here! After much debate, doctor visits, and physical therapy sessions, I have retired early from my job of 22 1/2 years. I'm not able to claim disability but am fortunate enough that I don't need to find a desk job somewhere. At least not for the foreseeable future. My first week was …

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