Having stirred from a nap on the glorious couch in the back room, I strolled toward the kitchen. Glancing toward the driveway, I noticed an extra vehicle belonging to family members that, to make a long story short, I really didn't want to see. In that I hadn't been detected by my mother's visitors, I … Continue reading Sanctuary



I sat there on a serene Thursday evening, taking in the smells and sounds and sights of spring. Birds and squirrels moving from branch to branch above. Two rabbits, careful to notice danger or a late meal, scrambled through the yard. Rose bushes outside Mama's window blooming vibrantly, along with the neighbor's bushes behind me. … Continue reading Blessed