Terry Newsome Jr.

I feel like you woke me up this morning. Like you came to tell me goodbye. How else can I explain why I was up and on Facebook at 3:00am? I haven't been on there in months. One of the first things that I see when I log in is a rest in peace post … Continue reading Terry Newsome Jr.


Here's the thing about grief. It has a way of bringing out the best in people. For those of you who read the blog yesterday, you know that my dear friend's funeral was yesterday and that I didn't find out that he had passed until yesterday. When I checked Facebook at 3 am and found … Continue reading Grief

Is love a choice?

Tumblr always has the best little thought nuggets that inspire. I came across this post today: And now I'm thinking back over every time that I have felt love and shared the feeling. Have I been making conscious decisions to love every person, place, or thing, that I've loved? According to psychologists, love is a … Continue reading Is love a choice?

12 years a wife

It's our anniversary! For twelve years I have had the luxury of calling this woman my wife. In our time together we have shared so many things. We've been through so many phases. You remember the baggy clothes phase? The yep in my white tee phase? Happy crunchy and black phase? We've celebrated together. We've … Continue reading 12 years a wife

Click clack

Why is it you never notice how loud a clock ticks until you are focused on the sound? After reading a few chapters of a book I've been working on, I decided to take a lap through the blog world to see if inspiration would strike for a post tonight. As I scrolled through different … Continue reading Click clack