Conversations with My Mother

The Truth About Life………..

It was my practice growing up to regularly seek my Mother’s counsel. Hey Mom! I blurted out bursting through the kitchen door. I thought life got easier as we get older. She tossed her head back in a great roar of laughter never braking stride with her task. She looked me straight in the eyes and delivered. “Who told you that? Life never gets easier. You just have to learn to role with the punches and land on your feet.” Off I went to ponder the profound reality of her words. Those words still resonate in every cell of my body. Thanks Mom for telling me the truth about life. Your honesty prepared me for life’s steady stream of challenges. It is just that simple………….