It was a hot day in July 2007…And I was rushing. I wanted to get home. To breathe. To be still. To sleep. I rounded the corner to my home, decreased my speed and parked. And then…I saw him sitting on my front porch. My exhaustion turned to joy… But what was going on? He… Continue reading SAY YES TO THE DRESS
There were hundreds of us sitting captive; yet, I stood alone. An accident had occurred. Isolated, in a room the size of a phone booth, my hands vigorously scrubbed-and I frantically prayed. Please, don’t knock. Just give me some time. There was bound to be at least one person who would rattle at the door-frantically… Continue reading THE ACCIDENT
It was all so ordinary… We were jogging and simultaneously bantering on about our husbands, work, and Max and Myles. It was pitch black and very little light was coming from the street lights overhead-but only pure adrenaline (and not fear) coursed through our bodies. We were lulled by the comforts of suburbia. Then, we… Continue reading THE DANGER THAT LURKS AFTER DARK
I… I don’t believe in magic. . . I believe in love everlasting. Those are the lyrics to one of my favorite songs, Baby I’m Scared of You, by Womack and Womack. Just the echo of its melody makes me want to get on the dance floor- even if I am all by myself. I’ve… Continue reading WHO DOESN’T LOVE A GREAT HOUSE PARTY?