As we close 2017 into 2018, once again I am thankful for the gift of Life. I know for a fact that many have lost their lives throughout the year or perhaps many have lost their loved ones. And in those moments, I am reminded yet again that life is a gift; in fact, every…… Continue reading Thankful for 2017
Light hearts full of laughter Lingering thoughts for the next adventure Landing from City to City Touching every colorful spot Telling of our adventures Turning dreams into reality Tossing lost dreams Treading to the next Like butterflies Owning our season. Susan McMillan
When summer comes around I wanna be Be present in the moment Of the sun I wanna pick out my yellow dress For a dance with my darling I wanna dare to dream for days Drawing out pictures in the sand Under the sun For days I wanna gaze At flowers and nothing else For…… Continue reading Summer
I loved wearing it; It was my favorite my market day wear my Sunday best Perhaps my daily pick. My memories; the good and bad were wrapped up in my tiered skirt. I called it Chaka Chaka; my Chaka Chaka after my favorite African song bird my Yvonne; Yvonne Chaka Chaka. I knew that I…… Continue reading Tiered Skirt
We were young We were full of life and dreams to match We did not settle for less We wanted it all;we had to have it all! Years have gone by now Mary Anne passed on Jane has a family and a couple of little ones to fill her days My plate is full too….…… Continue reading Life happened!
Dear lady on the wall, I know you once were up and moving and worrying and dreaming and doing all that we; that still can breathe do. Right now, you stay still hanging in my picture frame, that beautiful frame that cost us a fortune behind that clear glass. You lady on the wall are…… Continue reading Lady on the wall