Frog Haven Lady

Author and Freelance Writer of Marketing, Informational and Persuasive Copy

Valentine Mirth

For innocents awake to Friendship’s arms Hearts are not just for February days They are a bit of make-believe To soothe winter’s uncaring ways   A bit of mulch, clay pots, will toy Violets and lavender bouquets scent To quiet inlets of a gardener’s soul And ease a snowy discontent   Some wayward bulbs may […]

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Folklore Can Be Such A Drag…

(Knock on the door; woman in apron answers, sees a plain clothes man who flashes his I.D.) DUM. DA DUM DUM. How may I help you, Officer? Good day, Mam’.  Do you know this young man? (Shows black and white photo) Why yes! That’s my sweet son-in-law!  He is a dear, and Just the facts, […]

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Bi-Lingual Gig

During junior and senior high, I took French in school; much to my dismay, I wasn’t a “natural” at it, despite or because of my mother’s own pronunciation, which frequently differed with my teachers’ Parisian-style “proper” French accents.  I found it difficult to feel at ease speaking in class and at home. I found it […]

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Another Postage Stamp Winter

I’d started the holiday season by sharing with My Rogue just how relieved I was to be enjoying another winter at Frog Haven.  Somewhat of a surprise to me, the former adventurer’s relief was as great as mine.  We were both growing older, each at our own pace, meshing with the other’s path just often […]

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Seeing Red

Knowing Mom’s penchant for little things that were sentimental and greeting cards for all occasions, I decided that particular year I would send her a larger than life Valentine; actually, a door hanger for the folks’ front door. I was taking a craft class.  This was going to be my big treat to myself at […]

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Note to Wendy: Peter is Back!

Letting go and allowing my Rogue to handle his weekly pill box and other household chores has been both welcome and difficult for me.  After three years of care giving,   I can supposedly concentrate on my personal business projects and goals.  Rapt attention is much needed these days, as being an entrepreneur is a 24/7 […]

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When I’m Reduced to Prayer

  When weakened by dismay, Lord, remind me that You care. Restore in me a thankful heart.  Cajole me into prayer!   When weakened by life’s hurts, Lord, remind me that You live. Restore in me a quiet peace. Teach me to forgive!   When weakened by earth’s trials, Lord, remind me that You know. […]

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