The silence embraced her as she arrived; a comfortable calm with open arms, a place of welcome. She stood with confidence under the boughs of a great tree.  Holding her place. Patient.  A light breeze rustled the edges of her dress.  The leaves above pressed out a soft motion.  In her hand were flowers, freshly … More FINDING COMFORT


There was a line leading with no one at the front. A shuffling like a herd without dust and a low rumbling attempting to create order, though finding none. A partial gray sky above, half way between sun and rain, fed on the listless appetite below.   Children playing in a nearby field disregarded the … More REGARDLESS