Honolulu Bay c1964….

https://www.youtube.com/watch?app=desktop&v=hFx-7h1r51k&feature=share I surfed Honolulu Bay a lot between 1963-65! I can still feel the...

Memories of Love on Valentines Day…

https://youtu.be/98I9XDrsHG0?si=fhmg-pyCMTcnxjoW https://youtu.be/kc5x9SZls20?si=BujpB3Dan8my_tA5 While the trees dance in the balmy winds the...

Totem Pole Spirits Move My Soul…

"Totem poles are monuments created by First Nations of the Pacific Northwest to represent and commemorate ancestry, histories, people, or...

New Years Food For The Soul…

www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/working-through-shame/201907/time-does-not-heal-all-wounds "The healing benefits of time don't apply to us if we aren't doing the work." Be open to healing... I'm...

Native American Wisdom for The Holidays

My greatest escape from the chaos of mankind is through Native American prayer and traditions. It is with nature when God's presence is deeply felt in my soul. As I feel the balmy winds across my...

Pearl Harbor Day “Never Forget”

Pray for all souls lost to wars My father Vernon, passed away in 1998. He was 79. It took my own life experience, including following his footsteps, enlisting in the US Navy in 1963 at age 17, to...

Mindfulness Reflections Of The Aging…

Honestly, I hate the term "aging gracefully." What does that mean? My body and mind doesn't feel graceful most of the time. Getting up in the morning, stumbling and bumbling around the house, feels...

“Meep Meep” My Roadrunner Pal…

https://www.nwf.org/Educational-Resources/Wildlife-Guide/Birds/Greater-Roadrunner# "Greater Roadrunner couples defend a territory of about 7,500 to 8,600 sq ft in size. The male is more...

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About Me

Steve Sparks

Author of CFLAT

Steve Sparks is a retired information technology sales and marketing executive with over 35 years of industry experience, including a Bachelors’ in Management from St. Mary’s College. His creative outlet is as a non-fiction author, writing about his roots as a post-WWII US Navy military child growing up in the 1950s-1960s.

Reconciliation:

A Son’s Story

In a new ground breaking memoir, “Reconciliation: A Son’s Story”, the author reflects back on his father’s war time experiences as the context underlying his own family dynamics and abuse. Through the author’s research and study of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, he comes to an understanding of his father’s behavior and how this deeply impacted the family which eventually leads to healing.

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