Five for the Weekend #1

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A dear friend of mine, Hevel, started a weekly blog link-up called “Five for the Weekend” on his personal site, Kosher Kola. In an insomnia-induced state, I decided this is exactly what I need to jump-start my writing. I’ve spent … Continue reading

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The Commonplace

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I watch him as he twirls—the gold lamé skirt lifting ever-so-slightly. He stops and so does the skirt just a second behind. Today, like every other day, he had it on before I finished going through my daily collection of … Continue reading

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Broken by the Body of Believers

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Our pastor and his wife had invited my husband and me to their house to discuss my recent affair with another woman in our church. What’s worse, she worked there, too. Despite the agreement among the three of us—my husband, … Continue reading

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Have a Good Life

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A small-statured, white-haired man in his late sixties stood next to me at the busy QT soda fountain. I was doing my usual Diet Mountain Dew and cherry flavor dance, ensuring the proper Dew to cherry ratio, and he, with … Continue reading

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