A Grocery List, A Banquet, and What Mama Always Wanted to Do

   I keep just one type of journal, which is mostly prayers and the same prayers over and over, with no juicy details or anything, and so fairly uninteresting. But occasionally I’ll write down bits of dialogue or more story-like thoughts. I’ve brought some of them here for you.      It was a lovely … Continue reading A Grocery List, A Banquet, and What Mama Always Wanted to Do

Evergreen

This day is like the road, running away as I ride in the back of the truck, braced up and nursing a sloshing cup of brandy,     sweetened with berries. This tree is like a birth laid heavy on my legs, cut down to race a season and run a greenness, a last-year nest falling loose … Continue reading Evergreen