The audience rose as my name was announced. My loss, love and life had just played out on the big screen in three minutes. The emcee allowed me a few moments to gather myself before addressing the hundreds of people attending. My heart raced, and my right palm was moist around the little piece of […]


“The key to immortality is first living a life worth remembering.” — Bruce Lee   I won’t live forever.  Nobody does.  I know this all too well. So, I try and live every day. Really live. Tough standard, to live life to its fullest. Every day. I fail miserably often. I get caught up in […]

Groundcover Vendor #42

I met up with my friend, Denise Brennan-Nelson up at the Ann Arbor Farmer’s market this week. She is a children’s book author and motivational speaker.  I am so grateful that Claire’s Day brought us into each other’s worlds. Through our many conversations, get-togethers and emails, we have discovered a mutual love of the significance […]