The Heat is On

My A/C is broken. In fact, I’ve had it turned off since Sunday night because it was simply wasting electricity and the house wasn’t any cooler.  It’s Summer in Florida and I’m having to sleep with the windows open and just a ceiling fan running. I bought two floor fans for my two young adult…

Our Protector

I’ve avoided posting anything for several days now, mainly because I’m not sure what to say that I haven’t already said many times in various ways.  It all boils down to the fact that I really miss my husband and I’m sad, and angry, and hollow knowing I’ll always miss him and there’s nothing I…

Visit from a Dragonfly

Today I had a visit from a very small dragonfly.  I’m sure there is a scientific name for the stage it was in, but I referred to it as a baby dragonfly.  The whole encounter brought a sense of comfort to me for many reasons, not the least of which is a grief story told…