Turning the Page
On January 5, 2019 | 2 Comments

Everett came into the kitchen yesterday and said, “I’m sad Christmas is over.” And it is. Suddenly. Our tree is still up, some decorations still out, but Everett is right. Everyone is back to work or school, and yesterday my parents went on their way. So now–for real and for true–we seemed to have turned […]

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The Wind
On May 7, 2007 | 2 Comments

Who has seen the wind?Neither you nor I.But when the trees bow down their heads,The wind is passing by. *** In first and second grade, I was petrified of the wind. We were living in Japan and were subject, from time to time, to some pretty fierce storms. I learned about typhoons during the typhoon […]

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