A New Day Is Dawning


Dear daughter of mine, Today you are performing at an outdoor venue and I wish I could be there to see you.  I want to and I know that you are aware of that.  I just can’t physically and emotionally bring myself to be around your father, his mother, his new wife and new baby boy when […]

When It Rains, It Pours…


Dearest daughter, Your Mama used to say, “When it rains, it pours.”  I used to love the way she would say it too…with a southern accent and sweet long draw on the rains and pours words.  I can still hear her saying it in my head.  Man was she ever right.  The thing I remember as […]

Letters From A Broken Heart


Dear sweet child of mine, Well, today is by far one of the most difficult days I have ever had to endure.  The good news is I made it through and came home to my smiling, happy little girl.  The not so good news is I hold a world of sadness inside that I cannot share […]

Never Ever Give Up (NEGU)-In Honor Of Jessica Joy Rees


Dearest daughter, Sometimes you may feel that life is too difficult to manage;  like there are huge mountains to climb or expansive ravines to cross.  You may not believe that you have the strength to make it through.  You may feel that you can’t find peace no matter what you do.  I want you to […]