Your Words: Fertilizer or Coffin Nails?

Your Words: Fertilizer or Coffin Nails?

Words: Fertilizer or Coffin Nails? Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never break me. – Childhood rhyme      Did you ever sing that song about sticks-and-stones after someone insulted you? We both know that’s not true, don’t we? Words are...
Life as a Swizzle Stick

Life as a Swizzle Stick

            Who are the people in your life that have stirred up the good in you? What did they do to cause good things to happen in you and through you?             Like you, I’ve had a few swizzle sticks in my life that have stirred up the good in me. When my ship...
Today is Your Day to Shine

Today is Your Day to Shine

Today is Your Day to Shine!Driving down a side street in Cleveland, OH, last week, I came across this tree that radiated beauty. Set by itself against a backdrop of much taller trees, it captured this moment on this day to shine. Today is your day to shine. ​ All the...