Subscribe Form

Stay up to date

Thanks for submitting!

 

The Day the Dogwoods Didn't Bloom

There are three flowering dogwood trees in our backyard here in Virginia. On the morning my father died five years ago, I walked outdoors...

Greeting Ourselves

Just about every other Thursday, between 4pm and 5pm, I can expect a phone call from one of my most trusted friends, calling from her...

Holding Room

Someone I love very much will be having surgery in a couple of weeks. She has designated me as her person – the one who will drive her to...

The Drop-In

The first thing most people notice when they see our backyard is the miniature skateboard park. We have an area near our back fence with...