If you have ever spoken to a therapist or someone who has studied up they will tell you about the five stages of grief. They’ll tell you that in order to heal after a loss that each person will swing between each of them for an undefined period in time until they reach the final one of Acceptance. The five stages of grief: 1. Denial … Continue reading Mourning a different kind of loss
Here is sending a miracle your way… Tess was a precocious eight year old when she heard her Mom and Dad talking about her little brother, Andrew. All she knew was that he was very sick and they were completely out of money. They were moving to an apartment complex next month because Daddy didn’t have the money for the doctor bills and our house. … Continue reading How Much Does a Miracle Cost?
In one day I received this from two people and felt that the moral of this story is one close to my heart, perhaps more so in light of recent events, because of the people who have stood by me, helped me, had my back… perhaps you will smile, perhaps it is food for thought… either way thank you, this mouse is a very very happy … Continue reading The story of the Mouse Trap
One day we wake up to find ourselves in the water without a lifeboat or buoy, nothing to help us float, we’re stuck with no way towards the land. We slowly start treading the water, at first its easy, our legs keep us going, our arms move slowly in the water. We stay a float, our heads are in the fresh air and things seem … Continue reading Keeping your head above water…
My mother taught me to read when I was four years old (her first mistake). One day, I was in the bathroom and noticed one of the cabinet doors was ajar. I read the box in the cabinet. I then asked my mother why she was keeping ‘napkins’ in the bathroom. Didn’t they belong in the kitchen? Not wanting to burden me with unnecessary facts, … Continue reading F/H: Special Occasion Napkins
Well it is a start in any case. We are busy setting up a World Tour for Amber to visit all her newly adopted brothers, sisters and friends (including my farting dog). There is no set Itinerary as yet so keep your eyeballs peeled for further announcements! … hah! You thought we were kidding (so did Amber, don’t worry) If you’re not listed … Continue reading World Tour Announced!
They won’t always be like that They will change I know they will They’ve had a hard life, you can’t blame them They are suffering I know that it won’t be long before they snap out of it Soon I just know it It’s only a phase They love me I know they do, deep down they do They will change Bullshit They’re never going … Continue reading The myth of the Snake Whisperer
Over the last two days this image has haunted me. Out of the blue people on facebook, flickr and deviantart have gone nuts over it. Why? I am not looking for compliments, seriously. I want to know what this image is saying to you, what it is telling you and how it makes you feel. As an artist this is important to me. Continue reading Graphic Play – What does it mean?
There are so many of Queens songs that I hold in my heart, this one though is tops for its lyrics relate closely to many of my views on life, all naturally in a very abstract way! Made in Heaven… I’m taking my ride with destiny I’m taking my ride with destiny Willing to play my part Living with painful memories Loving with all my … Continue reading Made in Heaven
A whole bunch of really funny people have been funny and chimped me yet again. Hmmm there is definitely something about the month of July for surely it has nothing to do with my innocent antics… ??? Don’t answer. So if you would like to laugh hard along with me go have a looksee at the below… Please be warned though that I can’t really … Continue reading National Sport, no one is safe!