Category Archives: Friends

Letter to a Heartbroken Friend

Dear ________, Don’t worry about the future. It will unfold as it does, unaffected by your thought and worry. What is to be will not be swayed one millimeter by your anguish. I know you are heartbroken, but it is … Continue reading

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Memories of a Dear Friend

From “A Wish” by Victorian poet William Winter Think of me as your friend, I pray, And call me by a tender name: I will not care what others say, If only you remain the same? I will not care … Continue reading

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Points One through Five

An insightful and kind friend I used work with and reconnected with through Facebook posted an article today titled ” 30 Things to Stop Doing to Yourself…”. Great stuff! Here’s the first five: #1. Stop spending time with the wrong … Continue reading

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Finding The Right One

I used to think that finding the right one was about the man (woman) having a list of certain qualities. If he (she) has them, we’d be compatible and happy. Sort of a check-mark system that was a complete failure. … Continue reading

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5 Things That End Friendships…

Circumstances change. We change. And we’re not supposed to spend forever with people who don’t help us to enjoy life or teach us things about the world or ourselves or who generally don’t serve a purpose other than to frustrate … Continue reading

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Real and True Friends

Anyone can stand by you when you’re right, but a true friend will stick by you, even when you are wrong. The best friend is the one who, in wishing me well, wishes it for my sake. The best kind … Continue reading

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Can I Trust You?

Definition of trust: A firm belief in the reliability, truth, ability, or strength of someone or something; being able to predict what other people will do and what situations will occur. “Can I trust you?”  Numerous times greater than needles on … Continue reading

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Those Who Are Friends

Twenty-three days and I will officially be retired. Friends say “you’re too young”, but I’m hanging it up while healthy with a lot of years left to enjoy being the full owner of each day. The company I am leaving … Continue reading

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Song in Your Heart

Originally Posted on January 13, 2012 by James Browning From “Give Me Roses” by Marvin L. Cartee If I am due but one little rose While living upon this earth, Let it be given while I’m still alive, As a token of … Continue reading

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They Get Better When You Get Older

A Friend by Edgar A. Guest A friend is one who stands to share Your every touch of grief and care He comes by chance, but stays by choice Your praises he is quick to voice. No grievous fault or … Continue reading

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