A Favorite Christmas Story

I just like this one. Merry Christmas and/or Happy Holidays to each and all!   The Christmas Cactus   Shivering, she pulled herself up from the hearth using her cane and put the poker back on its hook. “I shouldn’t ought to have let that burn so low.” She eyed the four logs left, judging…

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The Christmas Cactus

Shivering, she pulled herself up from the hearth using her cane and put the poker back on its hook. “I shouldn’t ought to have let that burn so low.” She eyed the four logs left, judging whether they’d be enough to get her through the night or not. Nope. Susie wobbled to her overcoat and…

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Disingenuous Gift Ideas – Things I Like!

Last minute gift ideas for the reader, the writer, the baker, the brewer, and the sewist! The easiest is the Reader. I sent my littlest sister’s family boxes of books so each could peruse and pick. I know they are ecologically minded (as am I), so had no qualms about getting them at Thrift Books.…

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They Took Pictures!

Vision to Share from the New Orleans Trip Some folks may know I wrote and essay on vision care a while back and won a trip to New Orleans with Ma, the subject of the essay. I got this VSP Production (click the link above) in my mailbox Wednesday morning, wow! I knew they had guys…

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