Motion Sickness

Motion Sickness My sister Ann always gets sick in the car. You know the thing. Can’t sit in the back. … More

Season of Loss

So much is lost over the course of a lifetime; socks, keys, that receipt from the garden center. (I could … More

Repairing a Quilt

I’ve always wanted to own quilts – old quilts that someone made by hand a long, long time ago. When … More

Saturday Afternoon

Saturday afternoon is a party girl walking downtown.Hair up high and her dress too tight.It’s hot but she doesn’t care. … More


Two bowls on the table. One is ivory with two blue stripes. It’s ceramic and it looked like France to … More

That Feathered Thing

Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul and sings the tune without the words and never … More

This is Letting Go

Lately a lot of people have been asking me, “How are you feeling about retiring this year?” I find that … More

No Ordinary Love

Teachers have pride. No kidding. No matter that we may be a bit punch drunk at the moment what with … More