My friend Claudia nailed this one! Comparing a wedding cake to the folks who fill our lives. There are those at the top…beginning with “moi”…and then there are those at the bottom…whom we might want to just…take a hike. Enjoy reading…and mulling it over.


Humoring the Goddess

I believe our lives are divided into tiers. Think of a wedding cake. The more layers, the larger the base has to be.  Not too complicated, eh?  Well, what I’m finding is that the older I get the more tiers there are on my cake and the chubbier ~I~ get.

Let’s go through this extra-spacey theory.

First is the top layer. Small, spectacular. Room for only one statue. You. It has to be you and you alone – after all, you are the only one in your head and heart, your thoughts and….well, you get it.

The next tier is only a quarter of an inch lower than the head tier. That’s the one you stand on. That isthe one for the people closest to your heart. I know – you love everybody. But just run with this one. This second tier contains your life partner, children, parents, and…

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2 thoughts on “Tiers

  1. I just wanted to tell you that I really am honored…and just feeling great…that you reposted my blog. I’ve never had my blog shared by other bloggers…even if they are as like-minded as me. Our audiences are the same, our thoughts and sense of humor are the same. I hope this is just the beginning of a long, loving, and laughing relationship!


    • There are so many bloggers, like you, whose words express my thoughts exactly. So I have no qualms sharing my blog with you…and others…who deserve to be heard by as many as possible. And yes, let’s…hang on to…what we’ve got. Wasn’t there a song with that refrain?


hugs for sharing some brief thoughts...and keeping them positive

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