My Blog

To Those of You Getting Ready to Send a Kid Away to School...

T. Jensen Lacey - Friday, July 10, 2015

  This is a bittersweet time of year for a lot of parents and/or guardians of young people. It's the "lazy days of summer," but it's also a time for preparing to send off to school, someone we love. While we're happy they're growing up and making progress in their lives, it's still a little sad for those of us who've had to (or are about to) say good-bye. ...Read More


Recent Posts


Tags

Nepal Dauphin Island Regatta graduation spring U.S. politicians muse Paco Cabezas OBITS AND DEADLINES holidays Dumpstaphunk taxation without representation Silent Night plane crash' depression sympathy puppies Earnest Hemingway Madagascar Delta Airlines metaphors spirituality funerals Mobile, AL fetus rights Philadelphia writing believable characters Obama, Bill Oreilly, MLK Jr., Republican National Committee, Democratic National Committee Independence Day, Francis Scott Key hysterectomy Newtown, CT The Butterfly Effect veterinarians earth writers' tips self-renewal New Year depression fiction shopaholics dealing with stress Philippines writing tips bear encounters Coincidences sacrifice writers Miller Wood Trade Publications economics fishing Richard Adams Country economics jazz Hawaii bears dove-hunting memoir-writing life-changing experiences Charles Barkley Yahoo sending your child to school anti-Hillary Clinton C. S. Lewis Steve Harrison Mother's Day Styleboarding teenagers book-signing tips John O'Melveny Woods humor pearls Fairhope heroes nurturing United Kingdom adjusting planning projects solutions Alabama Department of Tourism perceptions Sandy Hook Elementary School disrespect Bahamas Ministry of Tourism positive change typhoon passive income St. Patrick's Day Thomas Paine attracting love Robert Bruce self-love religious war Charles McNair love story virtues life Brian Jud floods homelessness Wounded Warrior Project self-reflection tomato pie disclaimers selling Mark Twain listening adventure W.E.B. Griffin Larry King planning Good Morning America legality issues Amazing stories abortion goal-setting survivors IRS questions writing weather hiking empty nest Crooked Hillary weddings baby showers veterans Labor Day Beryl Markham Massachusetts Jennifer Hudson writer's tips Marriott Grand Hotel Sixteen Stories to Brighten Your Day and Lift Your Spirits Francis Scott Key gardening Al Sharpton post-operative amnesia dog days international aid Sweden Nic Cage Ben Harper' Charlie Musselwhite loyalty Tokarev Donald Trump boats pilgrims marketing mourning book signings gifts duck-hunting Marriott's Grand Hotel at Point Clear Phil Valentine Valentine's Day father's day Stephen Covey Prince George calendars Planned Parenthood Bahamas Pierce Brosnan July 4th gratitude dreams clips Mitt Romney creativity Thanksgiving verdict God setting goals' worship Star Spangled Banner, hope Grand Hotel perseverance fruit of the vine Cajun Navy Hillary Clinton inspiration vacation USA rainbows, ice-breakers, personalities parents free books Paris China Sochi nirvana' writing' Hope Clark history goals Star Spangled Banner Martin hope Veterans' Day romance Nicholas Cage Pope Sylvester Stallone dog-lovers Steven Covey Louisiana Labrador Retrievers bread becoming a better writer Taps dolphins Mollie Tibbetts film industry Hope Reigns Rocky guest bloggers needed luck anti-terrorism high school patriotism food stamps persuasion breaking in wedding budget protecting the unborn murder mystery IT questions appreciation write what you know college Veteran's Day nature breast cancer January Father Mohr breast cancer survivors crises Cassie Hewlett travel-writing New York Times Bestseller free e-book cherishing time mother of the bride readers heaven Andy Andrews book-signings New Orleans Jazz Fest stars love tragedies winter solstice proverbs stress U.S. history Jesse Jackson Election self-improvement Mark Levine Germanywings Baldwin County Tourism tourism Scandinavia secret books life achievements philosophy Nashville Zimmerman birthdays Trump Oprah Winfrey independence poetry hunting Native Americans Ivan Neville revelry Alabama time Revolutionary War dog-breeders Point Clear, AL Independence Day counting the stars friends Great Smoky Mountains National Park 2014 comfort zone Mt. Everest American history Blogging success Dogs Point Clear, Alabama support ICE Pastor Ken Hutcherson surgery Texas, Tennessee, copyright Franc Gruber red snapper Deplorables Barcelona growing readers fall Paula Francis diving Ketie Freiling Led Zepplin life skills Austria change retreats escape Wedding outdoors American Indian Education Foundation MLK Jr. writing prompts lawn care Olympics grief Bonerama staying engaged animal stories a foundation for a better life Happiness Walk Obama self-help selling books how-to blog authors Christmas Nancy Pelosi Chicken Soup for the Soul songs John Sledge, R. Elbow Ghandi obama the idiot gardens Irish Susan B. Komen ICE national anthem travel helping others Rotary Club Boykin Spaniels Memorial Day Norway NFL Cowardly Obama American Express Alabama Tourism HENRY THE PELICAN blueberry picking breathing techniques wedding planning website designers Civil War Dusseldorf Denmark Compassion life events relationships

Archive