Not long ago I had no concept of the true value of giving and the internal joy and self-satisfaction that come with it. As a child I gave merely out of expectation and sometimes coercion. There was never enough of anything to go around and that feeling of lack prevented me being able to give with any semblance … Continue reading The Gift That Keeps On Giving
I have finally come to understand the true meaning of Christmas and the joyous celebration this season represents.
Every New Year’s Eve we had a celebration that rivaled that of any neighbor. My mother’s handmade doughnuts and Chex-Mix party mix were the talk of every kid in town.