The Gratefulness Series

A reminder that we are grateful



just enough… for another step

what do i see all around me? trails and tribulations—pain ‘nd sorrow sometimes hard to see a reason for tomorrow rents and mortgages due struggling to see the reasoning in the rule and what do i see? another sunny sunrise… Continue Reading →

days like these

it is imminent that i shall cease to exist and i will no longer be what i never was my imagined sense of being will roll in long credits across a white, wide screen and we will know the end… Continue Reading →

i am grateful. i am alive.

i am close to turning fifty. it seems like a turning point to me; poignant with meaning that i cannot place into words. some agree with me—about turning fifty. some don’t. and isn’t that the way of it? the mystical… Continue Reading →

One More Time

I am grateful for the limitless wonder… Last night was sleepless, my mind wandering into dark alleys and chaotic scenarios of horror and madness. And through (most of) it, I breathed and found peace. I’d like to think there is… Continue Reading →

oh, my my

Last night my daughter and wife went to the emergency room for x-rays… I just watched some footage from the UC Davis pepper spray incident… Yesterday, I saw some withering photos from the tsunamis, hurricanes and earthquake damage that have… Continue Reading →

For being Alive

Today, I am grateful for so much. Today is my birthday… I am forty-nine today. I approach the curve in the road ahead with ease and excitement – and a little trepidation. The bend that turns the direction in which… Continue Reading →


Today, MLK gives me hope. His life gives me a sense of peace – a sense of rest… and I look forward to the view from the mountain top that Reverend King spoke of.

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