Rain

A stressful day, The weather foul, My mood not much better. I walk into my old house, Creaking floors and crooked everything; Gentle eyes and a wagging tail greet me, the flash of a crazy cat streaking by in her own greeting. My husband has left the Christmas lights on, the beautiful tree filled with … More Rain

The Twelve-ish Ornaments of Christmas No. 2: The Gift of Animals and Good Humans

We were so excited to have a visit from Brenda of Two by Two Animal Rescue today, the woman who we adopted our sweet husky mix, Marley, from last April. Brenda and I have stayed in touch on Facebook, but I was so happy to see her again in person and for Marley to get … More The Twelve-ish Ornaments of Christmas No. 2: The Gift of Animals and Good Humans

The Twelve-ish Ornaments of Christmas: A Mother’s Gift

Our Christmas tree holds the stories of our lives in many ways, With many of the ornaments having special meaning to us. Dan suggested that I tell some stories connected to the most meaningful ornaments in the days preceding Christmas, wise and wonderfully sentimental soul that he is- a writing prompt that I gladly embraced. … More The Twelve-ish Ornaments of Christmas: A Mother’s Gift