Tag Archives: coincidence

Crossings, #tbt

“What will you promise each other?” I was wrestling with these feelings, this question. I typed a text that I didn’t send, which read “I promise I won’t abandon you. I promise I need you.” I was a woman standing … Continue reading

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Striking Oil (#TBT)

Why write? To have a record, to avoid the pitfalls of memory? Yet I seldom ever look at what I write again. More than keeping track, the benefit of writing for me is in the process. Too often I become absorbed with … Continue reading

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Living in Context

I slipped off my shoes and walked deliberately down the hall towards my nametag. I coyly smiled at some people as I walked past the gathering in the bookstore, grabbed my nametag off the wall, and entered the sanctuary space. … Continue reading

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Mountain Climbing

My wife flicked on the headlights and there, framed by the oblong, yellow glow as if it were on stage, was a book. It leaned propped against the trunk of a tree and seemed to stare directly at us. We … Continue reading

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