Waking You Up

By Nancy Lou Henderson   There was an aroma of coffee perking, as the alarm buzzed loudly. Elsa knew it was time to get out of bed, but she laid there thinking, with her eyes closed, before turning the alarm off. She loved the bookstore downstairs, but as the owner, she knew it had monopolized … Continue reading Waking You Up

Ask Me Not Why I Love You

By Tabassum Tahmina Shagufta Hussein  I love you more than Myself,  And I shall remain to love you like this,  If you ask me, why I love you,  I shall tell you, there is no reason for falling in love.  Love happens spontaneously,  Without reasons and thoughts.  In my life you are the one,  To … Continue reading Ask Me Not Why I Love You

LOVE MAKES ME FEEL GOOD INSIDE: kids talk love

By Dianne Moritz   Kids are innocent.  Kids are cute. Kids are eloquent.  Talk to them. Ask them questions. You’ll find that kids always have an answer, a charming take on just about any subject.       Prompted by me, with a bit of help from Charles Schultz and the Peanuts Gang, I offer this pint-sized point-of-view … Continue reading LOVE MAKES ME FEEL GOOD INSIDE: kids talk love

The Marvelous Love Affair of Higgins Hollow (Summer, 1996)

By Michael Guendelsberger   Most of us who worked at Higgins Hollow that summer of 1996 had done so for at least two or more seasons. A girl I knew from high school said she could get me a better paying job at a produce store where she worked, but changing felt too complicated and … Continue reading The Marvelous Love Affair of Higgins Hollow (Summer, 1996)