Kitty Cuteness, XXI

Kitty Cuteness, XXI

It’s been a while since I’ve posted about Kitty Cuteness, and I know it’s usually a Tuesday occurrence, but lately, I haven’t been posting on Tuesdays.  Since I have a bunch of pictures to share, this episode of Kitty Cuteness will need to take place on a Wednesday. This past weekend, the girls and I took … Read More

Fear

Fear

“I’m scared.” Her eyes opened wide and the tears, which had been perched on the edge of her lower lid, made their escape. Her flushed cheeks glistened with the wetness. I rubbed her back, my hand making slow circles against her cotton shirt. “I know you are,” I said. “But it will pass.” I stopped … Read More

Television Viewing

Television Viewing

The phone rings and Rachel sees it’s her sister calling. Again. Hadn’t she just spoken to her 30 minutes ago? What is it this time? Doesn’t Margaret have anything better to do than to bother her? Doesn’t Margaret know how busy Rachel is? Rachel barely has time to say hello before her sister’s voice booms over the … Read More

Woef!

Woef!

My sister, Tara, likes to say okay to or acknowledge a text with a single word, which just happens to be “Word.” For example, when I say, “That’s sad, but at least you are seeing it,” she’ll reply, “Word.” Or if I say, “I think part of X’s success lies in his confidence. Y’s too,” she … Read More