Over the years my research dragged on. Then one day, I got a letter from my aunt, in response to a plea for help with the seemingly endless list of children borne to my great grandparents.
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Since closing my illustration studio in Portland over a decade ago, I’ve had little reason to travel downtown, a place […]
Recently while shopping I was reminded of someone I hadn’t thought of in years.. My art degree hadn’t opened any career doors for me, but..
Fact-based: After another long day in the classroom, Sarah went home to take a short afternoon nap. Teaching elementary school […]
She rummaged around her paint shelf for the stain she’d used so inexpertly eight years ago on the garden furniture. […]
Fiction to help celebrate Halloween: A shiver runs through me when I think back to the time when Tammy, my […]
If you missed Part One, check it out here. Haunted houses and Halloween go together like dots on dice, but […]
In keeping with the season I’m reposting a true Halloween story from my memoir The Kid in the Kaleidoscope. I […]
Last night I did something in bed I haven’t done in years. I was contentedly lying there, dreaming I was […]