Imperfect… I think not!

The word “imperfect” contains all the letters to say to yourself:  “I’m perfect!”  So why do we all seem to judge ourselves so harshly?  I am especially hard on myself and have held myself back numerous times when I should have forged ahead and excelled.  Part of it is my personality.  I tend to hang … Continue reading Imperfect… I think not!

No Mud–No Lotus

Have you ever wondered about the pain that you have endured in your life?  Why do some people suffer more than others?  Many people stumble blindly through their life without a glance at anyone else’s pain or sorrow.  They are self consumed and blinded with only their own pain.  Other people seem to feed off … Continue reading No Mud–No Lotus

The Infestation

I could not believe my eyes, however there they were – right in front of me!  Fall webworms have invaded my River Birch trees in my front yard.  Have you ever seen these grayish cobwebby looking webs surrounding the branches of your trees? These are a nasty bunch of bugs.  They start out as an … Continue reading The Infestation

The Dragon’s Lair

The dragon’s lair beckons you - Smokey incense trails billow from their gaping mouths filling the air with acrid plumes of hazy smoke. Dark bilious columns twist and coil, as they slither in unison – sisters and brothers as one. The dragon’s lair entices you – welcomes you, as it hypnotizes you with each terrifying … Continue reading The Dragon’s Lair

Gardening Update 7/19/14

The rains are pounding again today in Pensacola, Florida.  I awoke to thunder rumbles and rain spattering against my window.  I grabbed a cup of coffee and sat in the patio enjoying the sounds of nature in my neighborhood. The squash and cucumbers are gone.  They succumbed to the dreaded burrowing bugs that lay eggs … Continue reading Gardening Update 7/19/14