Musings while Walking: Balance

On today’s walk, my mind wandered to philosophical musings. What is the nature of the world and where do humans fit into it? How has history brought us to where we are, and what is waiting for us in the future? Please be assured that I have no inflated opinions of the importance or uniqueness…

Coffee without a lid

I’m sitting here with my morning cup of coffee, grateful that it does not have a lid.  That means I am not rushing off to work, drinking coffee in the car and in my room at school before the kids come rushing in off the buses and from the car rider lines.  Don’t get me…

Graduation Day

It is a cold, rainy day here in Atlanta; the air is cool for a Georgia spring.  I am cozy on the sofa, wrapped in a blanket, the house quiet before the excitement begins.  It is one of the proudest days of our lives. Our son Kevin, the sweet baby boy we brought home from the hospital 22…