Farewell to a Friend

Friday night I took two Tylenol pm so I could sleep, so I didn’t dream.  But last night I dreamed – I dreamed I was in my parent’s front yard, come home for a visit, and as she always did, Maggie greeted me by wiggling back and forth, unable to contain her joy in just … Continue reading

A Primer in Starting Fires

Did I tell you about the time In fifth grade When I had “Uptown Girl” stuck in my head for three days? There is no getting rid of Billy Joel He’s good for about five minutes But the better part of a school week When you’re ten? And that is what happened to the school, … Continue reading