The Day We Moved

Unreal didn’t describe it. We’d lived in the house since our marriage day. Newborns brought home from the hospital to the house. Lots of pacing the hall at night. Countless deep discussions and passionate disagreements! Exquisite meals. Rugged and sweet friendships. Scorching weeks and tears. Unquenchably enthusiastic celebrations. All in the house. The house was…

I Just Want To Sit With You

Every moment isn’t meant to be shared. And some moments are criminally unshared. This moment is one of those two. …………… Early. Before light. I hear footsteps. I look up. Jude. Walks to me as I sit on the couch. He is quite awake. I pull him up into my lap and ask him why…