Vicarious Memories

I love to go running by rivers, and when I do, a line from the refrain of the song “Proud … More

Grief Set in Stone

“We’re in a cemetery so I’m going to be sharing some sad stories today.” I give this disclaimer early on … More

Roadkill Radio

On road trips with my family as a kid, I liked to play a game where I pretended to be … More

The Special Group

Let’s say a group is a collection of people assembled together at a point in time and space. Over a … More

The Toes Girl Bear

This past weekend David and I travelled to Gatlinburg where we met my family and stayed in a mountain cabin. … More

Becoming Fagin

As an eighth grade girl, I was cast as Fagin, a 19th century old man leader of a gang of … More

The Front

I’m sitting on a brown upholstered chair on the edge of our green front lawn with my black bag beside … More