P. T. S. D….What’s it All About?

It was just a few months after the accident that took my wife and son.  I was at the register checking out at our local Super Market in Santa Barbara.  The cashier said to me with her hand extended; “Sir, Your Change”  But I didn’t see or hear a thing from her until the third […]

Success After Disapointments

“One’s best success comes after their greatest disappointments” ~Henry Ward Beecher

Two Choices

“There are two primary choices in life: to accept conditions as they exist, or accept the responsibility for changing them.” ~Denis Waitley

Learn to Listen

“Sometimes Opportunity Knocks Very Softly. Learn to Listen!”  ~H. Jackson Brown Jr.  (Life’s Little Instruction Book)

Get Enough Reasons

“The more reasons you have for achieving your goal, the more determined you will become.” ~Brian Tracy

Dawn’s Poem

My cousin Dawn and I are very close in age and have been like siblings for as long as I can remember.  Karen and I asked her to be in our wedding party. Dawn is also very creative. At Karen’s wedding shower, she gave her a beautiful poem that she wrote and created as a work of […]

Ed and the Funniest Thing Karen Said

One day not long after meeting Karen, my friend Ed from Long Island gave me a call and asked to come up for  visit. He wanted to see my new place and meet my new girlfriend.  So, Ed came up for the weekend in the spring and Karen’s friend, Sally put together a horseback riding […]

Anne Smalley

Anne Smalley Of course we all remember when we were first in love with that special someone.  When we were on cloud nine, no matter how old you were, you still felt like you were only 16 years old.  For Karen and I, we were smitten from very early on. When Karen and I met, […]

Start Something

“Though no one can go back and make a brand new  start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new  ending” ~Unknown

Face the Sun

“Always keep your face to the sun and they’ll never be any shadows” ~Unknown