Fall is a beautiful and calming time of year. The bugs are beginning to settle into their winter underground nests which means I can finally spend time outdoors and not be bothered by the likes of them! One of my favorite time of the day is early morning. I enjoy watching the sun as … Continue reading Beauty of Fall
Treasure hunt, Melanie called it. Right there in the bottom of Rose’s chest of drawers. Curiosity and childhood memories often pulled her into a world of comfort like a freshly brewed pot of coffee. She’d wandered out in the backyard and made her way to a shed – the chest’s new home. The second-hand piece … Continue reading Treasure Drawer Secrets
Essie’s sewing machine needed retrieving. She’d gained weight during the winter months and wanted to make herself a dress. Gathering the super bright flashlight and pulling the stairs down from the ceiling for the second time in two days was as much as she could do to remedy her problem. There was a light … Continue reading Essie’s Sewing Machine
A 10-year old boy's pleas with his Ma to let him go hunting with his older brother. However, you have to ask yourself is that the plea?
Hearing the musical doorbell tones, Beth rushed downstairs just in time to see a late-model black SUV speeding out of her short but slippery driveway. Peeking through the side glass panel next to her front door, her eyes fell on a plain brown shopping bag leaning against a partially rusted metal rail. Slowly opening the door, she immediately felt light snow rushing … Continue reading Red Christmas Box Mystery