Hansel and Gretel A-Z

Daily Prompt: Create a short story, piece of memoir, or epic poem that is 26 sentences long, in which the first sentence begins with “A” and each sentence thereafter begins with the next letter of the alphabet. Apples, oranges and chocolate, no more. Bordering on poverty, the parents figured to eat better with two than four. […]

Random Musings Friday

My family has a funeral scheduled for this weekend.  It will be sad.  Funerals for the young are always sad. My mind reflects however not on my lost cousin but instead on my grandmother.  We lost her nearly twelve years ago.  Family gatherings, happy or mournful make her loss all the more acute.  She was […]