Monthly Archives: August 2013

FALLING into place

I’ve been having a little trouble lately believing that things happen for a reason. Pretty much everything I need to get me where I want to be, from my house sale on down, has just refused to cooperate, leaving me … Continue reading

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FLAME, keeper of the

My cousin Bobby died last week. It was expected after a long illness, so it shouldn’t have thrown me like it did when I got the call. But my heart sank to a very sad place that I didn’t get … Continue reading

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FOR granted

My father, who is a week shy of his 88th birthday, has always been a quiet man. My mother used to reminisce, annoyed, about parties at which he would stand silently in a corner while she attempted to draw him … Continue reading

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