Demented Pearls

Scattered by A Confused Mind

Category: Ramblings


When you have a chronic illness, you also have a very close relationship with depression.  It gets even more challenging to separate the physical illness from the mental illness.  Where does the body’s defect end and the mental defect begin? There have been many times that I have been so sick I couldn’t get up […]


Today is a sad day.  My grandfather, known by all the grandkids as Papa, passed away today, December 29, 2013.  I remember him as a big man who always made me happy, even though he was not one to make people happy.  He was always bigger than life to me and I loved him so […]

Christmas and Santa 2012

I remember as a child, on Christmas Eve, my grandparents would come over and we would all pile into a car (seat belts were not an issue back then) and go see the lights while one or more of the adults stayed home to let Santa into the house as we didn’t have a chimney. […]


It is Easter Sunday.  What does that mean?  For most people it means hunting Easter eggs and spending time with family.  For Christians, it is a time to celebrate the sacrifice that Christ made for us. After being betrayed by Judas, Jesus was sentenced to death for calling himself the Son of God and he […]


Days have become so monotonous but today I have hope that things will change. I live for those days I have something planned. But what is weird is that I get in the middle of doing something outside of my home and find myself longing for my couch and computer. And solitude. But let’s talk […]