Busy day doing nothing

It’s Saturday morning just before the break of dawn, why am I awake? I’m off work today and threats of rain and thunderstorms this afternoon, so why am I awake when it’s not even daylight outside? I ask myself that same question over and over while I get up and stumble to the bathroom, then to the kitchen to make coffee. I tell myself I could go fishing but I really don’t want to get caught in a storm. Just not particularly up for that today. Continue reading “Busy day doing nothing” »

Where is Spring?

I’m hot, I’m cold, And now I’m sick. Sometimes I think winter is afraid to hang around much here in the south but yet spring is afraid to make a lasting appearance. So, in the meantime, we wait for that day that we can actually get outside and enjoy it. But then tomorrow comes and its cold or raining and we are stuck inside again.   Continue reading “Where is Spring?” »

The Struggle Is Real

My attempt to quit smoking and the fears that I have along with it.

I wake up every morning and the first thing I do is reach for my cigarettes. With that first puff the coughing begins, but instantly my nerves seem to calm and so goes another puff. I make my coffee, oh but wait, I need another cigarette to enjoy my coffee. Once I get through the first two, maybe three cigarettes then I can start my day.   Continue reading “The Struggle Is Real” »