When Darkness Seems to Hide His Face…

It's not unfamiliar, I think - that fraught feeling of failure, the sinking stench of shame. Surely I'm not the only one who has felt it, deep in my bones. It springs up at the oddest times, the quietest moments...that second when the happiest of laughs spills out of a mouth opened wide. It catches … Continue reading When Darkness Seems to Hide His Face…

To Remember and Know {Giveaway winner announced}

From what I can remember of the story I was told all those years ago, they had been married for 25 years at the time. And he travelled across the ocean with her to the land of her birth and he bought the tea set for her that had caught her fancy. From what I … Continue reading To Remember and Know {Giveaway winner announced}

In the Quiet

I stand on the edge of the ocean without moving. The four are running around like crazy people; no path to follow, no agenda to keep. They just run for the joy of running. I stand with the salty spray on my face, while Tony entwines his fingers slowly through mine. There is a house … Continue reading In the Quiet