Well it has now been about three months since my southern migration to my new home. In those three months, I have pretty much done everything needed to establish myself as a permanent resident in the City of Atlanta. While the transition has been relatively smooth, there have been some bumps and I have done … More Settling In….With A Ways to Go!
Well, I am now entering the next major stage of my journey to Atlanta. After being here in the city since Sept. 2nd, I finally signed my lease and got my key for my new apartment and I am so excited, I cannot describe it. While I will forever be grateful to my son and … More I Got The Keys!!!
In my endeavor to start anew in my new home state, I am reflecting on my life for the past 35 years in Wisconsin. I truly believe what the Bible says in Ecclesiastes 3:1 “There is a time for everything and a season for every activity under the heavens”. Wisconsin was home, where I … More Day Tripping….
Almost 15 years ago, just shy of one month, the Lord gave me the desires of my heart. I became a homeowner. At 50 years old it was thrilling, yet a bit frightening. The responsibility and the commitment to a foreclosed property was a bit overwhelming. But I knew the moment I saw it, … More As One Door Shuts…. Another Door Opens
Well, it has been exactly one month now since I began this journey to my new home in Atlanta. I call this phase my “Transitional Adjustments” phase. Shutting down my home was indeed an overwhelming task. I could not have done it without help from my family, Dean and James, and my two good … More Starting Anew….Transitioning to Atlanta
August 9, 1982, I took a leap of faith and made the move to Milwaukee, Wisconsin. I had recently gone through a separation and was starting my life as a single parent to my two sons. I was afraid. I was determined. And I was anxious for a new beginning, in a new city. … More It’s So Hard to Say Goodbye…
I am of the opinion that we can all see the same event occurring but come out of it with different views and different experiences. I am talking now about one of the most hateful rallies I have seen unfold in our country in quite a while. If you watched the ugly hate unfolding on … More When Hate Shows Up…What Will I Do?