Gracie gets her wish (1917 – 2010)

We hate to see You go! We hate to see You go! We hope to hell you never come back! We hate to see You go! That has always been the Bigelow parting song whenever a visit would end.  I can still remember hearing my Grandfather singing it to this day.  Grandpa died almost 18…

Today is Today for only Today

While reading a book of rhymes and tales I began to ponder what lies ahead Of days to come and tales to make Of rhymes to live and rhymes to take To wonder What’s next, in store for our fates To realize Don’t worry, for that you can change For Today is Today for only…

Alone and Content

no music playing, no television sounding no lungs are burning, no heart is pounding the laptop is off, still humming in its sleep the baby is listless, yet not breathless first, it starts lightly as it comes through the window and feels as if you stepped into a spiderweb in the dead of night then…

Remembering Gramp

Today, my Grandfather was laid to rest. Because of our new family, I was unable to go home for the services, but was there because Phil was kind enough to read something I wrote. I’m posting it here incase anyone would like to read it. It is with great sorrow that I cannot be with…