Monthly Archives: July 2015

Mall Walk and Roll

The days in the desert Southwest can get long.  The heat of the summer sun is absorbed into every block that forms fencing here.  The asphalt behaves like a sponge and spends the night hours releasing heat into the atmosphere. … Continue reading

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I May Need a Moment

I looked back, in as many ways as I could – studied the way the the world looked with you there, the way you were, the way I was, the way the wind blew. I noticed it then, the smell … Continue reading

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R. E. S. P. I. T. E. Find out what it means to me.

People have been telling me for years,”You need to get away. Just go. Take a vacation.” It’s not that I didn’t feel like I needed it. It’s not that I didn’t see the value in doing that. It’s just that … Continue reading

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On Getting Home Before Dark

How many times can you go home? Every staggered experience.  Finding love, saying good bye to a cherished dog. Hanging curtains in a new place to live.  Standing over headstones in a weedy cemetery.  Looking up at clouds, searching the … Continue reading

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