Because it haunts me

It's all about gathering your courage to take that first step

Month: August, 2013

Still trying to figure out this thing called life…

“You see, to find the brightest wisdom one must pass through the darkest zones. And through the darkest zones there can be no guide. No guide, that is, but courage”   ―     Adam Gidwitz,     A Tale Dark & Grimm    

Off to Burlington

My four day weekend started early with a loong drive to Burlington, CO. I think the population is like 3,000. They are known for a carousel (they actually keep it locked up and I couldn’t see it) and the Old Town Museum. Which I got locked in because the girl waiting the counter left early. […]

Wednesday night quote

I had to get some reading in tonight so yes, I’m using a quote. Things are moving along nicely. I even saw the girl for a little bit. She seems…happy. I will take it as a good sign for now. Moving forward one day at a time. “As soon as you know yourself, you will […]


I had only about four hours of sleep last night. And I woke up every hour. Argh. So I’m off to bed early. Night all

After the storm

We’ve had a lot of thunder storms this year which is odd for us. But today I noticed this:

Sunday’s Quote

“If the sight of the blue sky fills you with joy, if a blade of grass springing up in the fields has the power to move you, if the simplest things of nature have a message that you understand, rejoice for your soul is alive.”– Eleonora Duse

Never Fail

Today I made my first ever sweet potato pie and I used a family member’s Never Fail Pie Crust. I should’ve been leery of the name of it because nothing is ever fail proof. After going through two batches of pie crusts, I finally rolled out a crust that didn’t fall apart. Or rather didn’t […]

Another quote because I feel like sharing

“The soul that is within me no man can degrade.”– Frederick Douglass

Happy birthday to Ray Bradbury

“If we listened to our intellect, we’d never have a love affair. We’d never have Friendship. We’d never go into business, because we’d be too cynical. Well, that’s nonsense. You’ve got to jump off cliffs all the time and build your wings on the way down.”– Ray Bradbury Here’s to each to new morning because […]

Wish I had a better camera

It was an awesome sunset and there was even lightening in the distance.