Evidence of Existence

Evidence of Existence

I am on a decluttering spree, and I am almost done cleaning out and reorganizing the linen closet. I’ve refolded the towels, separating the solid-colored bath ones from the printed beach ones. Once I find a basket to hold the hand towels, I should be able to check the linen closet off my to-do list. … Continue reading

A Far View

A Far View

About five years ago a mother and her toddler son made the news in the most horrific way.  She had taken her two-year-old to the local zoo and visited the African painted dog exhibit.  The boy was standing on the railing for a better view of the dogs while his mother was holding him.  I … Continue reading

A Relationship With Time

A Relationship With Time

I first met Time when I was about 27 years old.  Danith was asleep with his back turned to me.  Pluto was snoring in his bed on the floor beside me.  The moon shone through the white sheer curtains in our guest bedroom, making the white beadboard on the one wall glow.  At that moment, I … Continue reading