Friends See Us Clearly

“Here’s Something New to Feel Good About Today” Your friends can see you in ways you may not be able to see for yourself! Hold a mirror to your face and who do you see? Most of us look at all the things we don’t like about ourselves. My nose is too long, my hair is too frizzy. We say things like if only I...

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A Real Friend

Here’s Something To Feel Good About Today! “A true friend never gets in your way unless you happen to be going down.” Arnold H. Glasow Who are your real friends? If you’re lucky you have at least one, if you’re truly blessed you have several. Take a few minutes today to acknowledge your best...

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Michelle

Michelle held an old shoe box on her lap. She clasped it tightly with both hands as if I might, at any moment, leap up and grab it from her. She sat on the edge of a chair next to my bed and eyed me to make sure that I heard her, believed her and obeyed her.

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Friends Matter

Here’s Something To Feel Good About! “It’s the friend you call at four o’clock in the morning that really matters.” Marlene Dietrich, German Actress (1901-1992) Do you have a close friend you can rely on to always be there for you? If you do, consider yourself blessed, your really special  friends are angels in your...

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Who Can You Count On?

Here’s Something New to Feel Good About Today!  The quality of your life is the quality of your relationships.  Anthony Robbins Ever wonder what your life would be like without your best friends? Imagine that you woke up today and everyone you love no longer recognized you. The world would be a cold and dismal place without...

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Miles, Years, and Cyberspace

List the most important people in your life, and write a descriptive phrase about each of them,” was the prompt I was given in my writing class. Checking my list, I brimmed with emotion, craving contact with several people, especially Dorothy, the woman I’d met when I was nineteen. In 1974 Dorothy and I had just begun a...

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