Category Archives: roadblocks

The Words Come Back

Two men left my house that day; only one returned. There wasn’t anything anybody could do about it. Continue reading

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A Writing Life, Interrupted

That’s when the words dried up. That’s when I lost my voice. Continue reading

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The Small Hutch

THE SMALL HUTCH in the kitchen I won at auction when a woman who could have afforded more stopped bidding so I could have it. I barely knew her, only that the preceding year I took over her Sunday School class for … Continue reading

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