Facebook: Friend or Foe

Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com Recently, it occurred to me that I hadn’t heard anything from a friend in a while. I looked her up on Facebook to see if she hadn’t been posting anything or if her posts just weren’t showing up in my feed. I couldn’t find her. “Hey,” I said to a … Continue reading Facebook: Friend or Foe

My Memory Serves Me Well

Photo by Jena Backus on Pexels.com Since I’ve been blogging, friends and family have commented, “You have such a good memory.”  I’ve never really thought about it.  Is my memory any better than anybody else’s?  I don’t know.  I do have memories, good and bad, of attending school, family events, and a multitude of most … Continue reading My Memory Serves Me Well

What About Kindness

From the dictionary:  kind·ness  /ˈkīn(d)nəs/ Noun - the quality of being friendly, generous, and considerate. From Wikipedia:  Kindness is a behavior marked by ethical characteristics, a pleasant disposition, and concern and consideration for others. It is considered a virtue, and is recognized as a value in many cultures and religions. I’ve been thinking a lot … Continue reading What About Kindness

2019 New Year’s Resolutions – Revisited

A friend recently asked me if I would be blogging about New Year’s resolutions on the ‘Willow.’  My first thought was, of course.  I get a cheap thrill from a fresh start, a clean slate, a new calendar, a newly minted To Do list… you get the picture.  But as I thought about it, I … Continue reading 2019 New Year’s Resolutions – Revisited