Fighting for Your Life

So I hear a friend of mine is battling for his life and life as his family knows it. Fortunately, I do not know what it is like for a close friend or family member to go off to fight in the war in Iraq.  I don’t know what it is like to be in…

Steve Jobs, Texas Tech and My Mom

Wow – where did two weeks go?  I was being so good on my posts and then I got backlogged and then busy with some other things. Yesterday was a big day for many with the announcement that Apple founder Steve Jobs had passed away from Pancreatic Cancer.  My husband Steve was working away editing…

Age is a Funny Thing

Steve is 58 and I am 46.  My mother passed away at age 58 and Steve’s father had a fatal heart attack at age 46. When my mom went to heaven, I was not yet 34 with lots of life and hope ahead of me.  At the time, I knew my mom was young but…