Everybody Hurts

On YouTube, there are more than 20,000,000 hits on this song. Somebody hurts… When your day is long And the night The night is yours alone When you’re sure you’ve had enough Of this life Well hang on Don’t let yourself go ‘Cause everybody cries And everybody hurts sometimes Sometimes everything is wrong Now it’sContinue reading “Everybody Hurts”

I Am A Rock

A winter’s day In a deep and dark December I am alone Gazing from my window To the streets below On a freshly fallen, silent shroud of snow I am a rock I am an island I’ve built walls A fortress, steep and mighty That none may penetrate I have no need of friendship FriendshipContinue reading “I Am A Rock”

Bumping or Bouncing

My doctor is amazing.  He has helped me so much.  Sometimes when he is explaining things to me I get a little confused.  He uses medical terminology.  This was one such time. I called his office the other day to see if I could change two of my medications.  That evening he returned my call.Continue reading “Bumping or Bouncing”

Looking forward to backwards 

Most people look forward to this and that, they move forward in their lives, with their family and jobs. I’m a lot like most folks in many respects, I guess.  Except when looking forward to this and that, especially things that are of significance or importance.  These things I experience backwards. Where you find joyContinue reading “Looking forward to backwards “