Message in a Bottle

Message in a Bottle

My sister and her husband had been doing some improvement projects around their yard — planting hostas, digging out an old retainer wall, filling in gaps in the yard — when they found a hidden treasure.A burial ground of old bottles. There were soda...
Broken Things

Broken Things

Most of the people who have visited me in my new house could probably list all of its imperfections. Not because they are picky or critical, but because I have made a point to show them each one as we tour. Here’s a broken closet door; the old doorbell in the...