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No Frowning in the Mirror

We were driving up the main road to campus to see our college girl when I saw a sign in front of a restaurant that had me doing a double take just to confirm that my eyes did not deceive me. I was driving so I wasn't able to take a picture.  But trust me… Continue reading No Frowning in the Mirror

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The Empty Shelves

The little concrete building with bars over the only windows, the ones at the front looking out over the busy road at all the customers they had hoped to draw in. There are signs in the windows, advertising the cigarettes that they planned to have on the shelves.   The neon light hangs slightly off-center,… Continue reading The Empty Shelves

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Because I Kept Breathing

Today the writing prompt for our Rising Bloggers group was "Something your body has taught you."  You can find other posts on this topic here.  The night that the Fella came and got me on my evening walk in August of 2009, my whole world changed in that instant.  I went from being a wife,… Continue reading Because I Kept Breathing