The Sunshine #7-5 Oct/Nov 2016

Peace Of Mind “Make no mistake for your very own sake Here’s a little word for now, Take off your shoes and let your thoughts be kind And have a little peace, just a little peace of mind Peace, peace of mind, makes us feel better” There are bands, and then there are musicians. Two…

The Sunshine #7-4, Aug/Sep 2016

One Day At A Time Well I finally got around to admit that I might have a problem. But I thought it was just too damn big of a mountain to climb. Well I got down on my knees and said ‘Hey!’ ‘I just cant go on livin’ this way!’ With the legendary Joe Walsh…

Positively Karen

Spring Now and Then Rain, cool nights, semi-warm days. Spring is in bloom everywhere I look.   Sitting on the back step with a glass of iced tea I watch several chestnut brown birds ignore me and continue pulling earth worms from irish green lawn. A robin wings by with twig in her beak. I assume…

Vitality by Sandy Lauzon

Time’s Challenge I wonder how quickly I have reached nearly half way through my seventh decade of life. Perhaps, because I couldn’t wait.   I couldn’t wait to start first grade at five years old. I had been practicing going to school ever since I could remember. I had a pencil box with pencils, erasers,…

Treasures From The Inbox #7-3

If you get email, you get stuff. Sometimes it is spam, sometimes it is a true gem. Here is one of those gems worth sharing: Granny My sister, whom everyone lovingly calls ‘Granny’, is eighty-eight years old and still driving. She writes: Dear brother, The other day I went up to our local Christian book…

The Sunshine #7-3, June/July 2016

Summertime “One of these mornings You’re going to rise up singing Then you’ll spread your wings And you’ll take to the sky” Oh it’s Summertime, and the living is easy… ‘Summertime’ is an aria composed in 1934 by George Gershwin for the 1935 opera Porgy and Bess. The lyrics are by DuBose Heyward, the author…

Treasures From The Inbox #7-2

If you get email, you get stuff. Sometimes it is spam, sometimes it is a true gem. Here is one of those gems worth sharing: The Magic Cutoff Is there a magic cutoff period when offspring become accountable for their own actions? Is there a wonderful moment when parents can become detached spectators in the…

What’s Your Story?

What’s Your Story? How has The Sunshine Express inspired you or touched your life? Send us your story and/or add your story to the comments below! “Let me tell ya a funny story; I arrived at Colorow Care Center in Olathe for rehab after a mild stroke, and one day they delivered the papers. First day…

The Sunshine, #7-2 Apr/May 2016

The Worry Song “Well, I worry about big business and if they tell the truth I worry about the Commies undermining all our youth I worry about Afghanistan, I worry about the poles And if they drop the big one, will we all live in holes?” One of the most brilliant musical artists/lyricists of our…