We understand accidents happen

We understand accidents happen

I really love to ride, there’s no doubt about it. And these past few weeks, my relationship with my Specialized Ruby bike has been very intense as I took part in LA2DC riding several legs in a cross country ride from Los Angeles to Washington DC, to raise...

The pit in my stomach

I can’t shake it off.  I’ve tried walking around the park, going to the hardware store, picking up groceries, even waiting in line at the bank, thinking all these various activities would take my mind off what is gnawing at me right now. Two hours ago,...
Return to Sarajevo

Return to Sarajevo

The first time I set foot in Sarajevo, it was bleak.  January 1996 was cold.  Bitterly cold. The Dayton Peace Accord had just been signed and the war was over in Bosnia.  For three years, from 1992-1995, the people of Sarajevo had lived like rats…scurrying to...
Angel Sighting…David Henson

Angel Sighting…David Henson

The world lost a bright light on Saturday afternoon, and heaven is brighter now, with the passing of David Henson, an Angel with Shoes if there ever was one. If you knew Dr. Henson, you have a story to tell, I’m sure, and probably more than one.  He stepped into so...
March Madness and my brackets

March Madness and my brackets

Every year at this time, there’s an air of excitement in our household…maybe it’s just in my mind, though. You see, I’m the mother of three sons, the youngest preparing to graduate from high school, and all three play basketball.  My husband is...