A Few of My Favorite…

“Think of your favorite foods,”she says.  “I know it might not make sense,” especially because I haven’t eaten anything since before bed last night,  “but it helps your body move things through.” Yeah, like the jar full of barium I just chugged “like you’re so very thirsty.” Oh, and the jar before that, too, that…

The Children Are Sleeping…

It is mid-afternoon on the first Saturday of summer and all of my children are sleeping.  The furry puppy ones are passed out after a romp in the yard.  The nearly ten-year-old daughter one is asleep in my bed with a fever of over 101. It is mid-afternoon on the first Saturday of summer and as I…