It's where bloggers write for 5 minutes . . . no editing, no over thinking, no backtracking (or at least not a lot). Click on the button above to read more thoughts on fill. When dog walking is therapy.  And our pace is set by things to...

It's where bloggers write for 5 minutes flat . . no editing, no over thinking, no backtracking. Click on the button to read more thoughts on encouragement. WARNING: there is nothing profound or even slightly inspirational in my 5 Minute Friday post this week (unless...

"There are so many wonderful things happening in your life! Why aren't you happy?" She wasn't accusing, just confused. My son had just got engaged and would be getting married the Sunday before Christmas. His younger brother had married in June and his sister in July....

I pluck out notes on my dulcimer. Trying to find the tune of the song playing quietly in my iPhone. The desire comes from a deep place. I want to play the songs, adding my instrument to the lyrics. Making them somehow more mine. Pressing the words in...

I want to last. A long time. My plan is to live till 105. I'm 44 years old now, so I am still on the uphill side if all goes as planned. That's encouraging. Most days. But there are days that I feel much older than almost half a...