Leap of Faith

My mind wanders as I think of all of the changes she has coming soon. Confirmation. High school. Driving. The middle school years lull you into thinking that time is still moving at a slower pace, but then the leaps into adulthood begin in earnest.


We arrived in our new city a little shell shocked from everything that had occurred in such a short time. My husband accepted a job in a new city, my mother entered hospice, my car was totaled in a wreck, I lost vision in my right eye, my mother died, and her house was ransacked … Read more

At the Font

Sifting through photo albums and other memorabilia from my mother’s estate has been more of a slog than a joy, if I’m honest.