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The M&M Principle



As I poured my second cup of coffee this morning and waited for the microwave to put the finishing touches on the increase of temperature, both of the ceramic mug and the treasured brew that it held, I stood next to the kitchen door that opens onto the back porch.

I’ve often wondered about that door. Its center portion is made of tempered glass panes that provide a viewing portal stretching nearly full length top to bottom, as well as, spanning full width side to side. It’s often the last thing I remember seeing as I turn out the lights and head to bed. As stated, it opens to our back porch, which in turn, serves as the launching pad into the unfenced and heavily wooded backyard.

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Joy to the Children

My mom is eighty-three, maybe eighty-four by now; I lose track of time. Anyway, I’ve been doing my best to find her a Christmas present that she liked for as long as I can remember.

The woman wants for nothing and I guess I should be thankful for that, but part of the joy of Christmas is giving someone something that they really appreciate. . . maybe, even finding something meaningful that they keep or Continue reading ‘MAJOR HAPPENING ON MINER ROAD’ »