A Christmas Gift

Three and a half years in waiting and the door opens. Not everyone would consider an operation a gift, but for us, it is a long awaited door and the beginning of a new day.  We almost can’t believe it, we’ve waited so long, everything hinging on this day and as Christmas approaches a sigh … More A Christmas Gift

Turning Tides

IT’S BEEN A WHILE, A LONG WHILE WAITING FOR TIDES TO TURN AND IN THE WAITING, I couldn’t write. No words. They wouldn’t come. If they did come, they didn’t warrant pen to paper.   I silently withdrew and silently decided that three years would be enough.  So I planned the celebration, and blew upon … More Turning Tides

Dream a Little Dream

Dream a Little Dream Close your eyes and imagine I’ve heard and read that without a dream or ‘a vision’ we’ll perish, some even say that without a ‘vision’ or a dream that’s growing and evolving, a ‘progressive vision’ we just wander aimlessly.’ We could end up anywhere and never achieve anything. When I was young … More Dream a Little Dream