Frozen Moments

What if childhood never ended, What if time stopped still

For carefree words thoughts and actions time had no bill!

What if I could still stop, stand, stare and wonder

No deadlines of goals to keep, in life’s race yonder.


What if those moments could be frozen?

What if for this a bank could be chosen?

What if  my memories could be lovingly withdrawn

What if after reliving, they could again be frozen!!

Vintage Me 1980
Vintage Me – Circa 1980


In response to: PACE ODDITY : If you could slow down an action that usually zooms by, or speed up an event that normally drags on, which would you choose, and why?

Salad Days Memories Revisited

Is there a period in your own personal life that you think of as the good old days? Tell us a story about those innocent and/or exciting times (or lack thereof).


     As I sat before my laptop several visuals from the past  flashed before my mind’s eye as I harked back to my college days …these, then are a few of my favorite “salad days”….which I revisited…CMC

     The day I started Medical school, stars in my eyes, looking forward to living a seemingly unattainable dream…

All of us – small stars or even suns in our own small worlds – were now forming a constellation. A constellation that would last a lifetime….though we were unaware of that , then…. Continue reading