Life can certainly be amazing
Published 8/14/2009 at 10:40 a.m. 0 comments
So, let’s say somebody came up to you on the first day of school and started telling you about a guy with thousands of pins in his face and it didn’t kill him, and a ginormous snake that swallowed a ...
An author proxy and a character author
Published 8/7/2009 at 10:52 a.m. 0 comments
Eenie, meenie, meinie, mo. Remember when playing games was a pastime?
Scandalous lives, affairs and encounters
Published 7/31/2009 at 10:03 a.m. 0 comments
It’s a small world. And it’s getting smaller.
From dogs to divas, here are some summer reads
Published 7/22/2009 at 9:53 a.m. 0 comments
Dog lovers are a contradictory bunch. We bring home an adorable little bundle of fur called a puppy, aiming to make him a shining example of good citizenship
As the saying goes, “Serendipity happens”
Published 7/22/2009 at 9:45 a.m. 0 comments
Serendipity is perhaps one of the most overused words in poetry and everywhere else today.
Everything you wanted to know about babies and b**gers
Published 7/17/2009 at 1:20 p.m. 0 comments
On your way home from work the other night, you stopped by the store to pick up some things you needed. You had a few items in mind (isn’t it always like this?), but you bought more than was on ...
Cheating the reaper and bending the rules
Published 7/10/2009 at 3:32 p.m. 1 comment
Throughout your life, you’ve probably noticed that there are two kinds of people: those that are late, and those that are not.
Beauty and depression can both be ailments
Published 7/1/2009 at 4:51 p.m. 0 comments
Never let them see you cry. That used to be your motto – tears can be so inappropriate, right?
Rockets glare red for different reasons
Published 6/26/2009 at 2:20 p.m. 0 comments
Imagine that you went to work one day and changed the world.
Behind-the-scenes stories of miracles
Published 6/19/2009 at 2:22 p.m. 0 comments
Traffic was stalled for miles, and so was your patience. There was nothing you could do except pound the steering wheel and watch your blood pressure rise
Child mysteries and falling in love
Published 6/17/2009 at 2:32 p.m. 0 comments
One minute. Maybe less. You can’t even say you turned your back. You only glanced at something there, admired something here, and in that breath of time when your eyes were elsewhere, your child disappeared.
First things first: the first woman and first dog
Published 6/5/2009 at 9:02 a.m. 0 comments
Imagine that an anonymous benefactor just bestowed upon you an unexpected gift: a new home with everything you could ever want in it.
Exploring the unknown: afterlife and teenage boys
Published 5/29/2009 at 3:01 p.m. 0 comments
You know the feeling: you’d been in that room before. You remembered it, but it was different then.
Everybody’s got troubles, don’t they?
Published 5/26/2009 at 10:51 a.m. 0 comments
You do it without even thinking about it. You hum around the house, sing to your babies, to your God, or to the radio. You catch yourself doing it while you’re relaxing with a hobby.
When and when not to cheat
Published 5/16/2009 at 1:28 p.m. 0 comments
One week’s worth of vacation. All year long, you accumulate hours at work, just so you can take a leisurely week off to do what you want. Sure, you have a to-do list for your vacation, but here’s what’s on ...