When the Days Go By in a Blur

Kevin drew on his pipe and leaned his head back in his chair.  His favorite chair.  He had felt like he had been running, physically running, for nearly his whole life.  Not for any reason other than he felt like he had to keep busy.  Kevin felt like there was a responsibility to move, move, … Continue reading When the Days Go By in a Blur

Christmas Time is Near | A Collection of Poems

Christmas Cheer -- Be warm with love This time of year May your dreams be full With Christmas cheer. --- --- --- --- Christmas Eve --- Colors twinkle upon the tree The house is silent this Christmas Eve  --- Anticipating a welcome friend The children wait, tucked in their beds  --- Down the chimney with … Continue reading Christmas Time is Near | A Collection of Poems

Children are Made Readers on the Laps of Their Parents

One of my fondest memories of childhood is the tradition we had in our house Christmas Eve, when my dad would put my brother and me on his lap and read the classic “A Visit from St. Nicholas”. The story is a favorite for many children and adults alike.  It weaves itself in our minds … Continue reading Children are Made Readers on the Laps of Their Parents