Joy of Lawn Mowing

(#2 in my Joyful July Series). Joy is mowing my own lawn.   We used to have a lawn service do it because Cee thought I had enough on my plate without that.  Maybe she was right, because I was always late doing it, and then I had to deal with a mini-jungle.  But though her…

Joy is an open window

Yesterday I introduced Joyful July.  My little joy for today is the joy of an open window. I love fresh air and sunshine, especially the early morning hours when the world is just coming awake.  The air is moist and clean.  This morning was beautiful.  Warm enough to open the window.  Not too hot, not…

All of this is for you

  “Do you have doubts about life? Are you unsure if it is really worth the trouble? Look at the sky: that is for you. Look at each person’s face as you pass them on the street: those faces are for you. And the street itself, and the ground under the street, and the ball…