Today’s UP CLOSE:Death and Dying post comes from Connie Boyd. Connie Boyd is the mother of six grown children and six grandchildren. Since her children…
Today’s post comes courtesy of the incomparable, Ellen Patton, raised in Van Nuys, California, she moved to Boston nearly twenty-one years ago, sight unseen….
Midsummer. Eventide. Live waters.
You: broad-backed bundle of golden sheaves
headlong through death’s threshing current.
You: pre-ripe, holy harvest
wrested from these, your people;
THE SPAGHETTI NOODLES always arrived from Portland in a two-foot long box, carefully curled in half at one end, which made it just possible to…
IN NEW MEXICO the weeks before Thanksgiving are High Fall, autumn in abundance, all bright colors and fruits. Thanksgiving is the high point of…