Light Abounds

The rains came this week, along with gray skies that lingered like moss. Heavy. Relentless. The sun would peek out just long enough for me to put clothing on my line, only to hide once more, and give my clothes an additional rinse cycle. When it rains, the city closes in on itself. People dart … More Light Abounds

Reclaiming the Promises

We started school again on Wednesday, meaning the boys and I have had to revert back to waking up at 8 AM, as opposed to 11:30 AM. We huddle in the kitchen, pajamas wrinkled, draped in fuzzy blankets whilst the space heater blazes. It isn’t so much that it’s cold outside—generally 45-55 degrees Fahrenheit–it’s that … More Reclaiming the Promises