The flames are dancing again. They sway softly, reaching up just enough to reveal blues and greens before settling down into the rhythm of orange fused with a yellow-white, burning my eyes as I stare. There is a sudden leap in my heart as one little flame tries to escape and jumps off its wick … Continue reading Flames

I Miss You

It’s this time of year again and I’m thinking of you…wondering…how you’ve been. Wishing you could see me now…look at me with those big, big eyes…maybe even smile. It’s late…you should have come home from school long ago…I ache to see you burst through the door. The bag we would have picked…together…slung over your slight … Continue reading I Miss You