Full of Surprises

“Get ready to look up,” he leaned down real close and whispered in my ear. His words hit my neck and rolled down my spine, all the way to my toes it seemed. He was already on a roll that night, but what a line. We were squished together in a set of revolving doors, …

Guilty As Charged

Tuesday night, before I went to bed, I tucked myself under the covers and Googled, "how to dress for a court summons."  Dress like you would for a job interview. Don't wear sweatpants or shorts. Men, you should wear a tie. Ladies, slacks are a good option. In ten hours, on Wednesday morning, I was …

Holy Thankful

Though I ate my fair share of homemade Thanksgiving dishes and pie, my heart is what's most full. Here we go. The five of us sat there, eyes closed, holding hands around a high-top dinner table piled with all the classics: buttery mashed potatoes, brown sugared yams, creamy and crunchy French’s green bean casserole, the remnants …