Author Archives: mikkiroderick

About mikkiroderick

With age comes wisdom. With wisdom comes maturity. Maturity is not synonymous with growing up. I'm still a child at heart.

A Take-Away That is a Treasure

I’m thankful I can visit my dad more often now, especially since he is so ill. However, I am still greeted by memories of my youth that all include my mother. My Take-Away-Treasure from this: It’s the little things we … Continue reading

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Book 3 In the Works

Book three is in the works.  No completion date at this time, but hopefully ‘soon-ish’.

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Supporting from Afar

  I support BRaT , Basenji Rescue and Transport,  as I believe in what they’re doing. We have adopted through them and fostered for them. I use Smile on Amazon.com to automatically donate to BRaT every time I make a purchase. … Continue reading

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What Lies Within Me

Within me is energy, life producing energy. My energy emanates from deep within to venture forth on a journey of multiple destinations. My energy will course through my body providing will and ability to my organs as it touches every … Continue reading

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Self Realization = Self Improvement

Ralph Smart – Infinite Waters Video While watching this video a few things came to mind: O.M.Goodness! I see some of my actions in the descriptions!!!! Shameful Behaviours! I MUST work harder and work to change those behaviours as I certainly … Continue reading

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A reminder of how important the honesty of truth is. Believe a lie long enough and it will become reality, but never the truth.

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Bullies Come in all Shapes & Sizes

Don’t Judge a Book by it’s Cover – Jadyn Rylee Watching this video took me back several years, twice. First to the time when my sweet loving daughter was being bullied by several neighborhood girls on the school bus, and … Continue reading

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The Changing Colors of Memories

I’m finding it very interesting how my memories of my youth have a different effect depending on the form in which they come to mind, and the timing. A memory that makes me smile and laugh at one moment can … Continue reading

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The Older Sibling

I have one sister, she is older. There are many things she says and does that are directly affected by the fact she is the eldest child. I don’t believe I will ever truly understand her thought process or how she views life. … Continue reading

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Understanding Life

My father has been very ill, COPD is absorbing his energy and his existence has changed. My sister and I realize that the days he has left are numbered and that number isn’t very large. My conversations with him have … Continue reading

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