Miracles…and bruises

So Mom’s here, and settled in. The dog is running the house when she isn’t being everyone’s emotional support animal. The house is beautiful and new, and full of boxes in various stages of unpack. Underneath it all, a deepening sense of peace and serenity. Instead of waking in a place where no level floor […]

Miracles and those who would spoil them

I’ve noticed that every time I’m about to settle for mediocrity, the Universe surprises me with something better that my limited imagination. No, I didn’t get the promotion at work. And the house deal fell through. I felt like a giant loser for about a day or two. But the setbacks were the precursor for […]

Two days ago

Two days ago, you were perched on the corner of the couch. I called it your gargoyle pose because you appeared to be ready to spring at any time. Two days ago, you purred me awake and herded me downstairs for my morning yoga. Two days ago, you settled in on the pillow behind my […]