When she suggested the glass exhibit, I paused for a short moment. She didn’t seem to notice. “If that is what you want to do, let’s go.” We hadn’t been in the same room for more than 5 years but it felt like 5 minutes. We talked and laughed and consoled and encouraged. We madeContinue reading “come together”
We used to talk and talk and talk. There was so much laughter. Over a cup of coffee words would tumble out and time would pass too quickly. She was my biggest supporter. The words are fewer now. Long moments of silence. Questions asked again and again as she tries to hold on, to makeContinue reading “Know joy”
You know that thing we do? Promising to stay in touch? Promising that we won’t let so much time go by before we connect again? Promising to dust off our running shoes or the bike or the pen? What is that? The words haven’t finished tumbling out before I know they won’t hold true.