Still Undecided

Vote

  Did you watch the debate? I was driving home from Seattle so had to listen to the first hour the old-fashioned way, via a radio. Radio seems to be the perfect medium for debates. Listeners can’t see the eye roll, the smug lift of the chin, the wry grin, the tightening of the jaw, [Read More...]

Doing the Ugly Cry

Ms. Terry

Ms. Terry wants everybody to know one thing: “I may not be the happiest person you’ve ever met but I’m the most grateful person you’ll meet.” If that sounds incongruent, it’s only because you don’t know the rest of the story yet. Ms. Terry works as a motel maid. It was the only job she [Read More...]

Human indignities

I’m at Sister Tater’s house this week. She had shoulder surgery this morning. It was a little rough at first — the block the doctor said would ensure her rest for 18 hours didn’t take. She came out of the surgery in some kind of hurt. But she’s home now, resting, and doing much better. [Read More...]


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