Entries by Waiting Hardly

Marital Memories

The following is a personal and intimate poem written in honor of my late wife. I share it here in hopes that it will bring comfort to others.   Across Time and Eternity Oh the years have passed, yet I still remember days of love Passion fully expressed Love made in spiritual union   The […]

Discussion – World Naked Gardening Day

Are you going to celebrate World Naked Gardening Day this year? First organized in 2005, World Naked Gardening Day has been an annual event on the first Saturday in May. This year it is on May 1st. What the organizers fail to realize is that this was actually organized on day 6 of creation, where […]

Summer Family Vacation

After you become empty nesters, family vacations can change a lot. Our two boys had grown up and married, and our daughter was unofficially engaged to be married but living a couple of hundred miles away due to her job. But even though they are grown, they know who is the head of the household […]

Been Loving On the Railroad

This story contains brief strong language. (L) You can read about annotations here.   This is a fantasy based on the train trip we had to cancel due to quarantine. We planned a vacation for just the two of us, and we weren’t going to be in a rush. Driving was too tiring, and frankly, […]

Mirror, Mirror

When you have an infant that sleeps in your room, you have to make some adaptations. Exhaustion and sleep deprivation are powerful motivators. Well, one warm Texas afternoon, we had finally gotten our son to sleep in a bassinet that attached to the side of our bed. We were both tired but also had some […]

🔊Hot Summer Night

🔊 Ignite Audio Playlist We were on our honeymoon, and we were a very hot couple. Seriously hot. We were near Redding, California in late July and it was easily 105 outside. So everyone was hot! We had just come back from our first stop of a few days on the Northern California coast amongst […]

Clothing and COVID-19 at Home

  With many people being rightly concerned about COVID-19, and not wanting to spread it to those who are most vulnerable, I suggest we take the preventive measure of wearing little to no clothing while at home. Obviously this isn’t for out in public, but we aren’t supposed to be out there much anyway. Clothing […]

Wedding Rock Reunion

Back in 1990, during my military career, I used to deploy for six months or more at a time. Miltary service, especially the long separations, can be very hard on marriages and families. When I would return, my wife and I would take a mini honeymoon, which was always great but not as good as […]