Lana Vaughan

Reality Developer, Helping take dreams out of the clouds and make them reality

Little Things

It’s been stuck in the corner of the poster frame hanging by my front door for years. Today I realized it was gone. And with it a piece of my dream hung in the balance. A single dollar bill, not remarkable in any way. But that single dollar bill was on top of the small [...]

Baby Babble or Why I won’t pray for you

A friend of mine was spending the afternoon delighting in the company of her two year old granddaughter. All was fun and light until it wasn’t. Granddaughter smiling up at a loving face said “Baby babble baby babble baby babble” Grandmother replied “Yes, dear. Aren’t you cute?” Granddaughter toddled away giggling. While grandmother’s back was [...]

Bittersweet

My home is where I keep my stuff but it’s also where I keep my heart. My favorite person in the whole wide world shares the space with me and at the end of the hall my favorite teen has a room she makes her own. This morning both are away. He is nearing the [...]

Invited

Tonight we will be listening to big band music at a casino. Not how I was brought up to spend the Sunday before Christmas but somehow this year it makes me feel closer to the original Christmas than I have in a long time. You see I was invited. Not in the old fashioned invitation [...]