Excerpts of this post have been transformed into another piece entitled Hula Hoop. Imagine this: an old lady, about 65 years old in Pamida, a small-chain department store. She has short, dark blonde hair, a grin on her face. She’s wearing a bracelet, glasses, sandals and a black sweatshirt with grey capris. Just a typical … Continue reading Olivia

Gateway to Heaven

A vision of my backyard. From above, you can see that there are trees aligned in an imperfect square around the five acres of my family’s yard. We had a big white house in the middle, and a pond behind that. A playhouse next to the pond along with a garden, shed and a volleyball … Continue reading Gateway to Heaven