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Rock me baby, I’m 68 years old today!

Yes, I become 68 years old today! Old old old, I’m told – but like all elderly people I not feel old at all. Well, that’s what everyone thinks from age 32 to 92. 655 more words

Poems By Vonnely

No Fear!

In 100 Meditations on Hope Wayne A. Lamb writes:

In the midst of a storm, a little bird was clinging to the limb of a tree, seemingly calm and unafraid. 88 more words

Christian Living

Behind the Curtain

We had a 25 pound cat named Spike. He used to hide his two pound head behind a curtain and play Hide and Seek. Our role was to say in an aghast tone, “Where’s Spike? 457 more words


Stormy Weather

I’m posting this for our author, Barbara Raschka, who is having some computer problems.

Have I not commanded thee, be strong and of good courage;  be not afraid and be not dismayed for the Lord Thy God is with thee whithersoever thou goest.”  Joshua 1:9…

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Caring for our Elders

As a pastor, I have accompanied people through the many stages of aging, caregiving, and end of life.  But it’s different when it is your own family and your own parents.   939 more words

Before the memory fades…

I did it!  I made it to the big 50!  Just a few months ago I started out my day with excitement to see my new nephew.   1,028 more words


Sum of my parts


I was composed by
Dickinson and Poe
Ingalls and Alcott
Cummings and Keats;
A pen with the ink of
Matthew, Mark, Luke
John, Ringo, George… 195 more words