HEAVEN Sunset, white dunes, waves. Those I love most, there waiting. I pass and go home.
CHIPMUNK! Still as a stone. Then blink, blur – dash through the grass. Impressive leap, gone.
CLIMB I know it is bright up there, Blooming flowers and soft grass. I know there is warmth up there, Golden rays and steady comfort. I know there is contentment up there, Where purpose and fulfillment await. Down here it is dark, No color to brighten my days. Down here it is cold, No warmthContinue reading “Climb”
HAUNTED A limb for a swing. Perfect, strong; but once something Else swung dead from there.
These people think they are so safe. Within the exclusive, gated communities who do you think takes care of those big fancy homes? Not them, I assure you. It took no time to pick a target and secure a job. They don’t see the threat. I doubt they even see the petite young girl scrubbingContinue reading “My Castle Awaits”
SUMMER RAINS Soft drumming on leaves. Crinkling sounds, gentle wind. Damp, darting critters.
YELLOW Grey drizzle – cold, damp, Sopping landscape; but peeking Colored petals, hope.
HABITATION A chorus of calls, Announcing their arrival. Birds return with spring.
Defending Jacob by William Landay tells the story of a fourteen-year-old boy named Jacob Barber who is accused of murdering a classmate. If you enjoy crime fiction or psychological drama this a high-quality and addictive yarn. This is also a story that is hard to discuss without any spoilers so first I’ll provide my generalContinue reading ““Defending Jacob”: An Addictive, Engrossing Read”