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sherrie-theriault's picture
Mar.26.2014
March 26       THE ORPHANAGE OF MY HEART     The orphanage of my heart holds many children, children of my past.  They gaze at me, fixed in an attempt to draw me near their needs.  I scurry, often my head down, eyes averted, not knowing how to offer comfort or...
fran-lewis's picture
Jan.02.2014
A Cold Creek Christmas Surprise: RaeAnne Thayne A simple misunderstanding can go along way to change the complexion of a situation. A young woman comes Ridge Bowman’s door hoping to present Ridge with something that would link his past to the present. Ridge Bowman, single father has become immune...
leslie-musoko's picture
Apr.21.2010
Samantha was a good friend but like everybody else I had ever known in life including myself she was a victim in one form or the other. In her most recent exploits she had anointed me with the surname, ‘you do not understand’.  I do not know of anyone in this lifetime, who at some point in their...
sherrie-theriault's picture
Apr.13.2010
April 13        Neither Frog nor Fish   I was falling and my Higher Power caught me in a net called AA, all of which was a pretty neat trick, but the strangest consequence of this is now I somehow think it shouldn’t be possible for me to drown.  Defying gravity 24 hours at a time doesn’t make me...
sam-barry's picture
Apr.12.2010
Recently I met a young woman on a flight from Atlanta to San Francisco. She was a cute, vivacious, blond-haired high school senior. She reminded me of my daughter Laura, who is one year younger. The girl had been accepted to Yale and Harvard, and we discussed the pros and cons of going to one...
patricia-moed's picture
Sep.30.2009
That's what I was thinking the other day as I drove my Prius to the recycling center, and went shopping with my eco-friendly grocery bags. Then, I had a good laugh at myself for feeling so ecologically holier-than-thou... Until last Thursday night when I was driving home from Boston. Tired from a...
larry-schliessmann's picture
Apr.18.2009
I have not read a discussion dealing with what readers read.  I do not mean what books they read.  That might take forever, and is, for the most part, not relevant to this article. My interest lies in what readers read, what their mind interprets from one story, or article.  Non-fiction, it might...
mary-wilkinson's picture
Apr.06.2009
Oh Brother, happy, happy birthday. I thought about you today. Six years older than me and yet , at least sixty million years away from me, the years of a lifetime. Where are you now? What are you dong? Gardening? Your first love. How you loved to dig your hands in the soil, grow food, eat it,...