A personal journey blog

This thing called life….


Oh my soul, you’re not alone

Do you ever feel alone?  Even though you’re not physically alone?  I have.  And I’m pretty sure others have felt this way at one time or another.  It’s kind of an icky feeling, right?  Maybe even a little depressing or sad. Today I’d like to write about a song that I’ve been hearing for about […]

Be Still….

I always loved this quote from the Christian Bible.  It reminds me that even when things are crazy, or not going well that I need to just stop.  Stop and be still.  What happens when we are still?  Quiet the mind?  Take a deep breath?  We start to focus on the quiet, right?  We can […]


This is Shane and his wife, Melissa.  Shane and I went to high school together.  And like most people, we drifted apart for most of our adult lives.  But then thanks to Facebook, it reconnected all our classmates. One year ago today (July 21), Shane died due to an accident in the home.  It was […]