The Partner’s Passing

My husband is dying. I'm sitting on his left, on the edge of the bed. It's a large, four poster bed in a dark brown wood. The sheets are white, soft, fresh and clean. He's a wearing a long-sleeved white nightgown with the blanket tucked up under his arms. His left hand is in my … Continue reading The Partner’s Passing


Faith on the Frontier

The setting is somewhere in the American West, mid 1800s. We're about to walk into my parents' backyard where they are having a party with all the family invited. My grandmother is sitting in a rocking chair brought out for her, and my mother is walking out of the door and towards the table with … Continue reading Faith on the Frontier