Life and Living

On Life and Living I share thoughts on my life and living happily despite any adversity around me

Living with a neurological disorder (Essential Tremors) life is a challenge. But I attempt to face those challenges by reducing stress and maintaining a healthy, positive attitude.

Happy Birthday, Mom!

“No mother is ever, completely, a child’s idea of what a mother should be, and I suppose it works the other way around as well. But despite everything, we didn’t do too badly by one another, we did as well as most.” Margaret Atwood, The Handmaid’s Tale Last week my Mom celebrated her 94th birthday. …

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Today is Canada’s National Truth & Reconciliation Day

National Truth & Reconciliation Day The truth is not yet fully told. Phyllis Webstad, The Orange Shirt Society Today, September 30th, Canada commemorates and honors its Indigenous residential school victims and survivors. Canada once had a residential school system for Indigenous children. Its goal was to obliterate native cultures and languages. It was a dark …

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The Sun Rises on Savannah

Watching sunrise in Savannah, Georgia. Cargo ships take to the seas. Bud and I went down to Savannah, Georgia for a couple of days. I took these pictures from inside our hotel room (please excuse the quality). We had a front row seat to watch the sunrise and to see the cargo ships come and …

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