Elan Gale’s On-Flight Fake Fight

bE kIND

Be sweet, Lewis, be sweet. Those were the words Mama Grizzard spoke to Lewis each morning as she sent him out the door into the big wide world of elementary school. That’s southern-speak for be kind, be patient, be forgiving, be compassionate, be slow to anger, be gracious. Sometimes I wonder if today’s parents aren’t [Read More...]

God’s Giant Orb

Cannon Beach sunset

  We sat on the weathered deck, my friend and me. Her in the north corner, munching on a granola bar, drinking coffee. Me in the south corner, eating the other half of a muffin leftover from breakfast, and drinking hot tea. This was our evening meal. Over on the dunes, a lab chased after [Read More...]

Giveaway: Selling Water by the River

Did you get the house decorated for the holidays yet? No. Me neither. I’m hardly home lone enough to wash clothes much less decorate a Christmas tree.┬áBut that doesn’t mean I haven’t found a way to celebrate the season of giving. We took time from our Thanksgiving events to do just that. We put all [Read More...]


CLOSE | X

HIDE | X