Flowers and Faith

Yesterday,my client was running just a few minutes late which gave me time to walk outside and look at the flowerbeds and the empty pots. I stood there in the front yard, and adjusted the single pot of pansies, and picked up the picture that had the saying, “Life is a journey..enjoy it.” engraved on…

Walking Papers

Now that I know I’m not wanted anymore it’s all I can do  not to take everything down off the walls roll tissue paper around the things I’ve collected  pack the boxes stack them one by one take all the paintings the pictures and the words stack them together  tie the string on tight sit…

This Is What It Looks Like

I hear it all the time, ” You don’t look your age,” and I have always just smiled and took it for a compliment but yesterday I got to thinking .. and I realized something about what that meant. This is what it looks like. There ya go. That is it.   Isn’t this something that…

Red Rover

“Red Rover, Red Rover” She lays there half awake and half asleep long ago memories pushing thru the haze “Red Rover, Red Rover” She stared at the row of hands held tight looking for the weakest link to run to and break free much to the surprise  of those that doubted  her might and strength…

One or Another

She saw him standing there on the edge of the circle from just far enough that he didn’t see her His back was turned but she knew it well After all this time She paused for just a moment breathe in  get her strength straighten up her shoulders shake her head clear the air before…