Because Today, I Can

This morning the intense Texas summer sun came through my bedroom window, and there was this resolve in me that ... it would be a good day. So with everyone in the family still asleep, I awoke first as I usually do, and whispered to our dog Summer, "C'mon girl, let's go outside so you can do … Continue reading Because Today, I Can

The Night My Life Got Quiet, Too Quiet

This past weekend, I had a bit of a health crisis. I was getting ready to go to bed on a perfectly normal Saturday night when all of a sudden my world fell quiet, literally quiet- and not in a nice, peaceful way. It felt as if someone had pressed my left ear against a thick wall. In all … Continue reading The Night My Life Got Quiet, Too Quiet