Standing on the breakwater looking out at the ocean, Lani marveled that it could stop the ocean from going where it wished. The hurricane came through and reshaped the shoreline, taking loads of sand with it. But, because of those stone barriers built centuries ago, many lives were saved and homes were not destroyed. So, … Continue reading It Really Worked!
Laura tried to quiet the crowd that were booing her every word. Her wilting efforts to remain in control left her feeling depressed and lacking any hope that change would come in time for reasonable discussions on the issues that Americans would be voting on the following Tuesday. She had believed that the vortex of … Continue reading The Vortex of Incivility
Anything stuffed with jam Makes my mouth cry out for more. From scones to shortcake and pies, Whether homemade or from the store. I love the sweetness of the treats Made with real sugar, butter, and cream. Whenever I am lucky to savor them, It's like I am having a very good dream. Written … Continue reading Hmm, Hmm Good