- Must Not Give Up!
- If I Only Had a Picture
- Home: January 15, 2008
- Miss you, Dad!
- Another Graduation in the Can!
- Weekly Challenge Post #2: Curves (in Seattle)
- Weekly Photo Challenge: Curves
- More FUNna!
- Deer Fence
- A Feeble Fable
- You seem a bit unapproachable today . . .
- The Flora and the FUNNa at Descanso Gardens
- Thought for the Day: Water, the New Ice Cream
- Call It Art
- Nature’s Hallelujah!–A Hummingbird Story
- Outside My Office Window
- Tiger, Tiger Burning Bright
- Weekly Photo Challenge: Fleeting
- Telephone Booth!!!!
- Mama’s got a new toy . . .
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Category Archives: Fiction
I am America, and I have lost my soul. I hid it under this bushel for safekeeping, but when evil sucked dry and despair rose, I went back to find it; and there was this gaping hole where a soul … Continue reading
I walked along the twisting path, a steep drop off on my right, a rocky wall on my left. Every step was measured and sure to avoid the rocks and shards of pottery from discarded vessels, which held all manner … Continue reading
Sing along: ”He rocks in the tree tops all day long, Hoppin’ and a-boppin’ and singing his song; All the little birdies on Jaybird Street Love to hear the robin go tweet tweet tweet. Rockin’ robin, tweet tweet tweet, Rockin’ … Continue reading
I was raised to believe that three plus four equals seven. And even six plus one, and two plus five. As I got older and studied more, it became clear to me that not only did twenty-eight divided by four … Continue reading
As I made the important decision this morning between Frosted Mini-wheats and egg and toast, you sobbed quietly in your hospital bed. Your tiny wisp of a child died in the night—born early. Your arms were empty. While I perused the … Continue reading
“If you confess your sins, I’ll be faithful and just to relate your sins and proclaim to all your unrighteousness.” Mmm, something doesn’t sound quite right. I should look that up. I could confess my own sins, but it would … Continue reading
You think you know me. You know my name; you know my face, so you think you understand me, and you say, “I hear what you’re saying.” I say I’m cold; you think I need a sweatshirt, but I feel … Continue reading
“Alice, stop. Stand still . . . There she is again with that black thing stuck in her face! Think branch; be the branch, be the branch . . . Can’t you suck it in? I told you to go easy … Continue reading
Being rich is highly overrated. Not everyone wants to be a millionaire (Cue music!). There are a lot of us who are quite content to barely get by and whine. Wealth is too much responsibility; and personally, I chafe at … Continue reading