Tuesday, May 4, 2010

Pictures of me

I figured that if I was going to talk to you all on a regular basis, you should at least have some idea of what I look like...or LOOKED like! So I decided to share these pictures of me. And interestingly, I wrote a poem of the same title many years ago. It's down below...This subject actually had it's genesis early yesterday, when I sent some pictures to my nephew, pictures he had never seen before. I don't know how, but I became one of, if not THE keeper of the family pictures. His reaction at seeing himself as a baby  reminded me of how pictures can hold so many memories, and can make you thankful that you grew up!!!

  WARNING: These pictures may have you running for your photo album, with matches! LOL But at any rate, I hope they give you a smile this morning. They did me! :-)) (The poem will explain them.)
WOW! That's a lot of memories! Who would have ever thought that this handsome hubby (Minus the lovely plastic bag on his head) would have poetic dreams of...ME!!! That's why I love him!
Pictures Of Me

Looking through the pictures
of myself throughout the years,
in all my photo albums,
shows the laughter and the tears.

Me-posing in a hat
on the stairs, at Montrose Street;
Me-standing in the kitchen,
stirring food and tasting meat.

In my nursing uniform;
underneath our new fish tank;
Me-standing with dad's  friend,
next to a car that would not crank.

In my aqua green prom gown;
in my black skirt (When I was skinny);
On the first night here from Georgia-
Hair looked bad! Didn't  have a penny!

On our wedding day,
my hair cut short; The wind was blowing;
On our honeymoon,
with purple skirt, and ruffles flowing.

These are just a few
of the snapshots caught in time;
You can picture them,
through the scenes all down in rhyme.


  1. You have finally outdone yourself and showed us some pics of you! That's wonderful! :)

  2. So happy to have found your blog! Thanks for sharing your pics-just beautiful!!

  3. Anonymous5/04/2010

    Fantastic! Now if I can find some pics of me from the past, I may have to do a blog post similar to this. :D


  4. My dear Wug!! Another wonderful blog post! I only wish I was as good a writer as you...and as pretty too!! Thanks for sharing your photos. I'll share my senior photo with you sometime and my senior photo now too! Teehee!! Keep em coming!

  5. Alicia9/05/2010

    Ooooohhh I miss you and your sisters! It's good to see you!

  6. Alicia, Awwwww! :-) I'm going to enjoy catching up with you!!


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