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Ahhhh…Simplicity

Ahhhh…Simplicity

Posted by on Nov 17, 2015 in Mary's Musings, Writer On The Run | 0 comments

Do you ever wonder what it would be like to go back to the days when everything was not “push button” or automatically programmed? We watch shows on our push button televisions, like the old westerns, pioneer stories, of days when one had to get off the couch to change a channel on their radio or TV. Do you ever wonder what it would be like to...

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Break Time

Break Time

Posted by on Nov 16, 2015 in Mary's Musings, Writer On The Run | 0 comments

As I sit here, close to 7 a.m. on this Monday morning, my eyes are heavy because I’ve already been up for two hours. I am a mom, but my children are all grown up and have families of their own. So, I am not just a mom anymore – I’m a grandmom! I’ve created a new word for those of us who have little ones calling us grandma! I laughed...

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Thank You To All My Friends!

Thank You To All My Friends!

Posted by on Nov 15, 2015 in Mary's Musings, Writer On The Run | 0 comments

Today is a special day for me because it is the day I was born! Yes, I am saying happy birthday to me and to all the others out there that were born on November 15th! – I know many of you. It is also a special day because I am so blessed by all the birthday greetings I have received from my close friends, my family, and my friends on FB, many of whom...

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Grandma “D”

Grandma “D”

Posted by on Nov 14, 2015 in Short Stories, Writer On The Run | 0 comments

© Mary M. Cushnie-Mansour Dorothy Marshall was her name, but everyone called her Grandma “D.” Jason had lived with her since he was ten––she was old then. He’d been told if he messed up there, it was the end of the line for him. Grandma “D” didn’t say much and didn’t have a lot of rules, but one thing she insisted on was respect. “You won’t get anywhere in...

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Second Chances…

Second Chances…

Posted by on Nov 13, 2015 in Mary's Musings, Writer On The Run | 0 comments

I was up very early on this windy Friday morning. I am thinking that maybe I should head out to the pool and have a refreshing swim, but there is always tomorrow for that! Having said that, I don’t think that is what the picture is actually talking about. Have you ever felt like you have failed at something and that it is too late to do anything...

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