Sunday Afternoons

#5 Sunday Afternoons

Photo: Mirian Silva 

After 12 hours, my body finally said it was time to wake up.  It was a sunny 75 degree day, and as any other weekend, I got up and sat in front of the computer to continue working on my many projects.   However, I couldn’t really focus and since I needed to run a few errands, I decided to go out.  So I hopped in the shower,  pulled my hair up to a pony tail, put my shades on and bounced.

I began to drive without a destination and headed west in the direction of a few mountains that I’ve been curious to see since I moved to Arizona.  I rolled down my windows, blasted the radio and enjoyed the fresh and crisp wind on my face.   read more

Sunday Afternoons

The Return of Sunday Afternoons

The song was ringing loud in my ear as I tossed and turned on my bed with my eyes still closed looking for my phone. Somehow I was clueless of what day it was until I could make the lyrics of the song being played. It was Richard Smallwood's song, "You are the source of my strength": Ah, it was Sunday! Funny thing: I had no music playing while I slept, no radio, no alarm set to a specific song, nothing... While still lying in bed, I grabbed my phone, clicked on the Facebook app and scrolled through the newsfeed: Father's Day pics of friends, more Father's Day pics and even more Father's Day pics...and then more news of young lives being killed. Sigh....

Take a Chance

As the years go by, I am learning more and more that which was once "true" no longer serves its purpose. We are a race of people who are constantly evolving and although to let go of what we know to be true can be scary, but to not to can also stunt your growth. Take a chance. Much love…read more