Blessings by Mail

Over the years, there have been times when I’ve worried about my health or other concerns. Then I stop to think of someone who had a positive influence on my life or affected my life in a special way. As I reach for pen and paper and begin to write the letters, my focus turns away from myself and I forget about my worries. Writing letters to those people makes me feel better and, from my prior experiences, I know my words encourage them.

By | February 28th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Welcome to Old Age

Welcome to old age, I tell myself. At least the title of “senior citizen” sounds much better than being called “old lady.”

By | March 8th, 2012|Popular Culture|0 Comments

The Faith of a Plebe

The Faith of a Plebe by Elise Seyfried Our long wait was over. After a separation that began June 30, on a mid-August weekend, we were finally reunited with our “plebe,” US Naval Academy Midshipman 4th Class Evan Seyfried. Parents’ weekend was a most welcome chance to visit, to take Evan off the academy grounds [...]

By | September 5th, 2011|Inspiration, Parenting|0 Comments