Nowhere to Turn

In this legendary story we’ll discuss today, the landscape of this group’s entire existence and identity is about to be significantly altered.  They’ve been slaves, and it is time to be free. Their owner finally releases them, and they go.  They step out…a whole nation of people to leave captivity and follow a leader named…

The Choice is Mine

He knocks at my door. Piercing eyes meet mine.  With a quick grin he greets me and reminds me what I deserve, what I’ve worked so hard for.  He knows what I really meant and how I’ve been misunderstood.  He shows me what I’m entitled to, and reminds me that I don’t have it.  I…

Hands

I used to run my finger across the back of her hand to feel her soft skin as she read  Little Golden Books to me. Who knows what was on those pages, but I can still smell the powder she used each morning. I can hear the steady ticking of the cuckoo clock in the…