In Your Own Words: Sandra Heska King – Home

In Your Own Words: Sandra Heska King – Home

Home – noun \ hōm \ : one’s place of residence : a familiar or usual setting : a place of origin “Home is where one starts from.” ~ T.S. Eliot, Four Quartets ________________ I live in Michigan. I originated “down state,” but I grew up “up north.” I don’t think...
My Word of the Week: Earth

My Word of the Week: Earth

 earth – noun \ˈərth\ : the planet on which we live : land as opposed to the sea, the air, etc. : the material in which plants grow I celebrated Earth Day in a hospital waiting room today. My plans to commemorate the occasion by spending intentional time around...
Jealousy or Living the Dream

Jealousy or Living the Dream

I fritter and flutter away at decluttering and organizing my workspace this afternoon trying to get control of the mess it had become. Even as I straighten and combine and discard, I feel my chest tightening and my head swoon. My office is not the way I want it. I...
One Woman: The Historian

One Woman: The Historian

I pulled in to the blueberry patch where I had picked several quarts myself last year. I had been waiting for the sign to go up announcing the arrival of the new season of U-Pick berries. Instead, I saw that they were selling flowers, $5 a flat. The information on the...