family life, marriage

Now I know why it’s called “silver anniversary”

Photo by artemation through Pixabay. I didn't really notice how paltry our collection of silverware -- by which I mean stainless steel eating implements -- had become until Thanksgiving of last year. I was setting the table and could only come up with seven dinner forks from two unmatched sets, although we had an insane… Continue reading Now I know why it’s called “silver anniversary”

books, romance

“Suspended Aggravation” Chapter 28 live, FREE

Click here to read Chapter 28. Scroll to the bottom of the link to read previous chapters. Chapter 28 is live and FREE thanks to the generosity of an arts patron. A quick look: Allie is so deep into rehab and physical therapy that normal life seems a million miles away. Could roomie Mildred be… Continue reading “Suspended Aggravation” Chapter 28 live, FREE

books, romance

“Suspended Aggravation” Chapter 27 live, FREE

Click here to read Chapter 27. Scroll to the bottom of the link to access earlier chapters. We've already reached Chapter 27 of "Suspended Aggravation!" Only 16 chapters left to go. 🙂 This free read is made possible through "Weelunk" magazine and the generosity of an arts patron. A quick look at this week's chapter:… Continue reading “Suspended Aggravation” Chapter 27 live, FREE

books, romance

“Suspended Aggravation” Chapter 26 live, FREE

Click here to link the Chapter 26. Scroll to the bottom of the link to access earlier chapters. Chapter 26 is live and free, thanks to the generosity of an arts patron. A quick look: Gabe and Allie have a hashtag and a shot at some actual privacy. Will the #leavethemalone momentum finally include Allie’s… Continue reading “Suspended Aggravation” Chapter 26 live, FREE

books, romance

“Suspended Aggravation” Chapter 20 is live, FREE

Link here to read Chapter 20 or access earlier chapters. It's hard to believe we've nearly reached the halfway point in Gabe and Allie's story, yet here we are! A quick look at where the story is as of today: Struck down by a car mere minutes after their courthouse wedding, Gabe and Allie reconnect… Continue reading “Suspended Aggravation” Chapter 20 is live, FREE