JUNE 11, 2019: I didn’t make it to the gym today. Don’t tell anybody, but that makes two years in a row.
JUNE 12, 2019: The USA Women’s Soccer team was criticized for “over celebrating” their first win in the 2019 World Cup tournament. WHY NOT CELEBRATE??
JUNE 13, 2019: A carpenter came today to look at my rickety deck steps. He had been working all day and was sprinkled with sawdust / “man glitter.”
JUNE 14, 2019: When our grandkids are young, they think we know everything. They don’t know we’re just really good at making things up.
JUNE 15, 2019: Went to see, “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum.”It was great! How do those actors do two shows a day? Standing ovation for them!
JUNE 16, 2019: It’s my son’s fiftieth birthday. My advice? “Don’t ever grow up completely. It’s a trap.”
JUNE 17, 2019: Life is like a tightrope…confident at the beginning; plugging along in the middle; and trying not to fall off at the end.
JUNE 18, 2019: Had lunch today with a friend who didn’t regale me with a long list of aches and pains. Left lunch with a smile instead of indigestion.
JUNE 19, 2019: If you had all the time and money in the world, where would you be? I would be living on an exotic, tropical island with my kids and grandkids around me.
JUNE 20, 2019: My Dad was born on this day in 1913. A wise person once said, “No matter what your relationship with your parents, you miss them when they are gone.”
SHARON CANFIELD DORSEY is an award-winning poet and author who has published four children’s books…Herman the Hermit Crab and the Mystery of the Big, Black, Shiny Thing; Revolt of the Teacups; Buddy and Ballerina save the Library; Buddy the Bookworm Saves the Doomed Books; a memoir, Daughter of the Mountains; and two books of poetry, Tapestry; and Captured Moments. Watch for a beautiful, new travel book, out in fall of 2019.