Trials of Many Kinds

I sat quietly, taking time to look around at the familiar faces.  Week after week we gathered; the quest to get here easier for some than others.   It felt comfortable in this place.  But my comfort was clouded by a heavy heart noting I didn't see several who would normally be among the small crowd.  … Continue reading Trials of Many Kinds

Empty Nest = Emptiness

The house is quiet now, unless you count the lapping sounds of our dog trying to quench her thirst on a hot Alabama summer afternoon. I am sitting on the couch with an ice cold glass of tea next to me pondering whether or not to make the dreaded trip to Wal Mart. There is … Continue reading Empty Nest = Emptiness