The First Fall

I was ever-so-thankful for the extra quiet time on this cold, rainy and raw morning. I would have loved nothing more than to have gone back to my nice, warm bed for an hour or so, too. But my mother-in-law Jane had back-to-back visits scheduled with her physical therapist and her occupational therapist. These two ladies have been coming to my house once a week for the past three months, teaching Jane ways to be more independent and less dependent on us....more

Sunday Morning, Snow Coming Down

Six days ago, Monday about 9:30, Mr. P, President of P Company where I have worked for 8 years, rushes into my office, closes the door and announces, "We need to talk." Ah, I think, he wants me to  fire B the sales guy today, which I had long seen coming.  Mr. P....more