Parenting Guru

“Ouch, that was quite the tumble.” I laugh. My daughter stares at me, fighting back tears, looking at me for clues … More

Forever Fido

The hardest thing I’ve ever had to do was telling my children that Daisy died. She had jumped a fence … More

Dem Bones

Mom watched her children play in their new backyard as she washed the dishes. She adored their innocence and imagination. … More

Meat

Student: this piece is brown and has no marble. The livestock was probably caged and received very little exercise. It … More

Gypsy Jazz

(as it twirls itself into an artless rhyme) A sideways smile eased my thoughts like a hand upon my back … More

Demi-Cats

I looked into your mossy eyes and glimpsed an isolated future.  So I scurried home and drank until my belly … More