The Power of Unspoken Things

The Power of Unspoken Things

As a registered ICU nurse, I like to ask my elderly patients all sorts of important life questions. I ask them things like what was the best decade of your life? If you could do one thing differently, what would it be? and the one I find the most interesting: what is the key to […]

Las Vegas Massacre – Two Perspectives

Las Vegas Massacre – Two Perspectives

Dane: Sunday, October 1 was supposed to be the day we left for our first travel assignment in Reno, NV. We were supposed to get up nice and early, finishing packing up the RV, and head to our new cozy home for the next 6 months. That didn’t happen.

The River

The River

As I sat next to the crystal clear turquoise river that shapes the various waterfalls of the Supai Nation, and I began to think : is the river the water, or is it the rock beneath it? Is it the substance that flows over it constantly, always coming, always leaving? Or is it the solid, […]

Just a Feeling…

Just a Feeling…

This thought was had at about the half-way point of a 10 mile hike down into the Grand Canyon… If I could leave my children anything, tangible or not, I would leave them a feeling. The feeling you get when you first begin to hear the waterfall you’ve been hiking so long to see. The […]