SHARING STORIES

"I can’t count the times I bought chocolates with a sly smile"
BY APRIL RYAN | May 26, 2024 at 6:00 a.m.

Lessons Learned through Love

"Dad was always grateful for celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary with many trips that year because Mom didn’t live to see their 50th."

"Wrapped in the Granny Afghan"

"cracked by design and by age"

Writing Corner May-June 2024 Good Endings

"The story initially grew emotionally, not mentally."

GIFTS OF PAYING ATTENTION

A Sudden Surprise

"I can't say a pirate ship will appear..."

UNEXPECTED DELIGHT

"it was a true sunny day delight"

River Rafting

"hard knocks in the rapids and rocks"

PLANTS AND PEOPLE CONNECT

They Waited

"impatient for a sparkling spring."

WRITING CORNER MARCH & APRIL 2024

Subtext

Subtext: a powerful aspect in books and movies.

Favorite Books

"The wonderful feeling of sharing favorite books"

BELATED BIRTHDAY GREETING

my pants are on fire!

Easter Eggs

"When I feel sad or worried,"

KITE TIME

Sky High Day

"On a windy day, I remember when our kite kissed the sky,"

Journaling is My Best Friend

"my problems were eating me slowly to death"

AN UNEXPECTED JOKE

STANDARD IN TESLA TOYBOX—WHO KNEW?

"a loud, indiscreet sound"