Dry Well

Dear Friend, My life the last month and a half has been quite the experience. I’ve about had another mental break down, and I’ve watched my oldest son almost follow suite. He’s only seven years old. I didn’t know that you could have a mental breakdown at that age. He’s had a lot of the…

Common Row to Hoe

Dear Reader, I just finished reading a really good book that a relative of mine wrote. She self published it, so it’s not one you could find anywhere, but it was so good, so real, and so true. Maybe that sounds cliche, but that’s how it came across to me. I don’t know what you’re…

He’s Got It

  You know it’s interesting How life ebbs and flows Sometimes it’s painful To see how things go. But life is full of joy, too. It’s not all sadness. Circumstance, relationships, health, They all have their ups and downs. Sometimes, you just have to keep going Even when the going gets rough. That’s often easier…

Still Be A Man

I watch him as the days, months and years go by. He works so hard at everything he tries Meeting failure at every turn. Pushing, trying, letting go— No matter what he does It seems failure is in his wake And that his fruit is tears. How much more of this can he take? It’s…

All Our Losses Will Be Made Up

Dear Reader, Things have been rough in my life of late, and although I don’t want to go into specific details, there have been some thoughts on my mind that I want to share with you. I hope the thoughts that have come to me will help you as they have me. The other day…