The Light Keepers

9:23 pm. Tuesday night. Before the storm. The streets are dark. Clear. No traffic. Silence is disturbed only by an occasional dog barking at a stranger on her bike. I spy Orion. Regal. Radiant. Reliable. Three dots for a belt. The entire sky is full of stars tonight but I hone in immediately on him. [...]

Life is a Story

When I awoke this morning, six year old Maggie was already dressed and had helped Juli out of her crib. In the living room, she brushed her sister's hair. "Mommy, isn't she soooo beautiful!" she gushed. Two year old Juli beamed so hard at her big sister and clapped her hands. Now Maggie is reading [...]