Category Archives: Musings

It Is All The Same

It is all the same, is it not?  The words of the old folk song come to mind, “De Midnight Special“:  “Well, you wake up in the morning’, you hear the ding-dong ring, you go over to the table, You … Continue reading

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Waiting

I am waiting for the cake to bake.  It is an “apple dapple” cake, full of sugar, fruit, and nuts.  This morning was wonderfully cool when I opened the front door for my dog.  The rose and azalea I transplanted … Continue reading

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Motivation and Heart

  “What is it that could be motivating them so much, so much where they have also sacrificed so much for their beliefs, for their agenda, for their evil plot of destruction and their quest for more money, power and … Continue reading

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Nobody Ever Really Knows

Nobody ever really knows what is going on with another fellow human.  One can appear to have it all, to be incredibly gifted, have a wonderful life, have great kids, be living one’s passion.  And yet, one may be suffering … Continue reading

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I Am Grateful

I am grateful for:  the brightly shining moon lighting up the dark, wintry, cloudy sky;   my warm single bed and my pillow between my legs, my nuanced imaginings, as I drift off to sleep, of holding you, instead;  my loyal … Continue reading

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How Long

How long does it take for the large pot of water to boil, and how long does it take my heart to release the memory of joy known a day ago?  The pot of water heats on the stove so … Continue reading

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The Mirror

The mirror, propped against the wall of the long-deserted cabin, was filthy.  Thirteen years of layered dust covered the entire surface, including its golden, elaborate frame.  Other stuff lay about, including an antique dining table, which, tipped over onto its … Continue reading

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Thank Goodness for Good Writers!

Thank goodness for good writers, who seem to know enough about life and describe it so well in their novels.  I have retreated from the hell world in my head, after experiencing yet another man lie to me and “rip … Continue reading

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A New Day and Time Will Tell

A new day has arrived and I sit here listening to my son, Chris Plowman, sing his song “Time Will Tell.”  He sings “Do we have what it takes to leave behind the weight of our mistakes? ‘Cause I know … Continue reading

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“Every Which Way”

Two weeks have passed since I posted anything.  Much has happened, everywhere, and here in these backwoods, I have been tromping through the dark tunnels of my mind and walking outside in the light, in short, going “every which way.”  … Continue reading

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