52 Weeks ~ Looking Out (35/52)

I was one of those horse girls. One of those thousands of little girls who dreamed of horses all the time. I saved my allowance to buy plastic models of my favorite breeds, then spent hours playing with the models, hand-sewing saddle blankets for them, and collecting lawn clippings to dry and make into "hay".… Continue reading 52 Weeks ~ Looking Out (35/52)

Watchin’ the moon roll by

In the spring, I went away for four days and when I returned I learned my friend Jay had died. I hadn’t even known he was sick. I went away for four days, came home, read that sad message, ate a quick dinner, then drove through a rainstorm to see Gordon Lightfoot in concert, something… Continue reading Watchin’ the moon roll by