March 11th, 2020 Wednesday 7:33pm - Michael, Hershey Bars & Quality Yesterday, my "Day 6” of this late night journaling thing -- I got a call from my dear friend Alice. She lives in Boston. I’ve known her since I was just 11 years old. When Alice calls, I stop what I’m doing and pick … Continue reading #30 Days Trying to Find Joy Challenge – Day 7 and Day 6 Missed Michael Hoey
The only thing we are guaranteed the day we are born is that inevitably we will die. We don’t know how or why or when, but eventually we all do stop having “TIME” to do, to be, to live. It is an undeniable truth we all have in common. I’m not going to say what … Continue reading The Only Guarantee
My Slice of Pie As many people know, I recently traveled to Vermont and Boston to visit friends – it was an amazing trip. And even though it was just to the East Coast and a place very familiar to me, it was one of the best “vacations” I’ve had in long while. I’m so … Continue reading My Slice Of Pie
I was out running. I had forgotten to silence my cell. The music and mind are not to be interrupted for that one workout hour. Every. Day. That's the goal. The text chimed loudly amidst Prince’s “Purple Rain”. I stopped cold, annoyed at the interruption. I checked the phone, attempting to just turn off all … Continue reading For The Love of Alden
This day is always hard. April 22nd, 2012.