Pages tagged with Growing Older

Time is indeed precious laden,growing older is a gift of awareness...a journey of love.
Sampled from Tim O'Brien's "The Things They Carried," this short essay reflects on some of the things that I have carried, the things I still carry, and the things I have learned to let go.
Tips on how to move on after a death or significant change in ones life making them feel unwanted.
As I get older and my body weakens these are the things I think about. I can understand how a man like Job would feel like questioning God about his existence amid the Universe within the scope of things. I certainly do.
“I'm pretty sure that eating chocolate keeps wrinkles away because I have never seen a 10 year old with a Hershey bar and crow’s feet.” ― Amy Neftzger
It was a bit difficult for me reaching that infamous number/age of 50, much more so than any other milestone birthday, and here I share some of those feelings about that time in my life.
As each season changes, nature gives a voice to the longings within our soul.
Sometimes life becomes 'hum drum' and we feel the need to escape even if the grass is indeed not greener on the other side. A reality check sometimes makes us face up to a loveless marriage.
After a snow storm there is always a unique stillness and beauty...
This page addresses the sometimes complex and difficult questions parents need to ask themselves when dealing with older children. In particular, some parents experience difficulty when dealing with teens. It takes a look at how to deal with various aspects of teenagers' development a...
So many of us when we were young wished ourselves older so we could do all that grownups did.....and then we grew up and wished we could be young again...such convoluted thinking on our parts!!! this piece looks at all this...enjoy
It is in the "quiet of nature" that the "soul speaks, " a simple paraphrasing of philosophic ideas, and perhaps even much more, our very own hopes...
The freeing of the soul offers a peek into heaven through nature's open door...
Reflecting on the circle of life as I stand on the ocean's edge admiring the sky and the never ending sea...
Two poems of summer's joys, an ocean view and a woodland's view, both great points of observation but it is the simplicity of life that bring the greatest pleasures....
This is a poem of autumn by the sea, and a place in all our hearts called home.
A trio of nostalgic poems to read on a cozy night by the warmth of a fireplace and the glow of your fondest November memories.
A trilogy of poems in praise of the peace and beauty each evening brings.
The seasons are a tapestry of changing hues woven by the precious threads of time...
This page is about raising our kids in a good way, parents must give their best to grow up their kids
This is a poem of autumn's beauty. The eternal cycle of the seasons is a reminder that our time on earth is not limitless.
This is a poem of a timeless question, and the discovery of the answer in nature's beauty.
Memories are shadows of the past that play within our minds, sweeter and dearer than reality, at the darkest times in our lives....
Memories come from the strangest places. A trip to the hardware store brought this one back.
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