Tag Archives: joy

Tree of Life

I was getting impatient. I wished they would get on with it. This guy was letting the chance slip through his fingers. I wanted to shake him awake and tell him to get a life. Dry you can be but … Continue reading

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Water-marks

Tentatively testing the waters, one pink-toed foot dipped in, delighting in the ripples, laughter spreading as infectiously as the notes of a signature symphony, seeing in the blueness a brilliance that only she could sight, she leapt in, lapping up … Continue reading

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Joyride

Worn, shriveled and old, with just the sun and stars for company, I spent a good two weeks before I found my new family. The kids shrieked with delight as soon as they saw me. Balanced between the sidewalk ledge … Continue reading

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