Editing Memories

I can't help but thinkof all of those momentsthat still play in my headin slow motion...each one that filled mewith such escalation,anticipation,heightened emotion...so many instancesI've framed in my mindin the scrapbookI've assembled over time...so sure in each of thosejovial junctures,you were sharingthe same wishfor a somedayhappily-ever-after,and even if we could never be,you sharing in that … Continue reading Editing Memories

“…To Accept the Things I Cannot Change,”

God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, courage to change the things I can, and wisdom to know the difference. ~The Serenity Prayer Twenty years ago, on an early Saturday morning, a group of women met at a church, held hands in an unbroken circle, and recited these words. I … Continue reading “…To Accept the Things I Cannot Change,”