‘we’ll plant some roots and some apple trees…’

mothers are incredibly instinctive. they know so much and say so little; and when they speak, their words are wise. a dear friend of mine posted this little story on her blog a week or so ago. a few days ago, i decided to take a break from analyzing poetry and writing essays to help my…

I Heart Faces Challenge: Pets

This week’s challenge at iheartfaces is Pets! Our backyard being the size of a postage stamp, we don’t have a dog.  We have a bunny.  That thinks he’s a dog.  He scratches at the door when he wants to come inside, he gets cuddly when we’re about to leave on a trip, and he comes…