Dancing Baby Boy

Andrew the new,

Dancing in your mother’s womb,

We await your arrival,

For any day now you’ll bloom.

Wonderful, you will be

with 10 little fingers and 10 tiny toes.

The perfect beautiful gift,

kissed with a cute button nose.

You were a surprise,

but a delight indeed.

Sometimes you danced so hard

that your mother peed.

(A poem for #5, my soon to arrive grandson.)

Love Nonie!

via Daily Prompt: Dancing

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Dancing Baby Boy

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This Too Shall Pass

Recently I was watching Talking with Chris Hardwick (AMC and The Nerdist Podcast) with Michelle Monaghan as the guest. She shared a story about how Kevin Bacon had once told her “this too shall pass” during a conversation in which she was talking about something good in her life.

Now I grew up in church circles where this was/is common advice for when you are going through something crappy or tough. (It is after all from the story of Esther in the Bible.) Kevin Bacon was however making the point that Continue reading