Love to read. Beginning the retirement transition process. First time creator of a short story. Looking forward to diving deeply into the writing process.
A Love Letter
With spring coming to an end, hints of summer were beginning to emerge. The temperatures warm but not yet reaching the 30-degree mark. Perfect tennis playing weather. It was a Tuesday when I received a call from friends Mark and Sarah, avid tennis players, inviting me to play, doubles to be exact. Sarah, who worked at University Hospital mentioned the arrival of a colleague, new to “Toon Town”, endearingly referred to by locals, and they needed a fourth player.
It's Written In The Stars
As a child, I spent many a night laying on my back looking up into the dark night sky, mesmerized by the vastness and wonder of it all. It was inexplicable to me how millions and millions of tiny little dots, scattered throughout the universe, could be connected to one another in such a unique way, creating a cosmic mural for the entire world to enjoy.
Saint Valentine’s Day! Celebrated every February 14th since the Middle Ages, reflecting a tradition long known to be associated with “courtly love”, accentuating nobility and chivalry.
To this day I am still not quite sure why this internal dialogue picked this exact moment in time to unveil itself to me. Maybe it was just long overdue or maybe it was ignited by the workshop I recently attended on "Creating a Prosperity Vision".