Dragonflies in Da House, Baby!!!

OMG, y’all! Check it out! Because of the overnight frost/freeze warnings we’ve been getting, Chad took all the water lettuce out of the frog pond and put it in a bucket in the laundry room*. And look what came out today to say hi — two dragonfly larvae! The one … Continue reading

Sawdust

I have no me inside.I have no blood and bones.My body has been hollowed,filled with sawdustone fistful after another.Until my tongue has no room,until my voice can’t break through,and you stand before mewith an empty sack in your hands.

The Day I Gave My Heart to Rescue Cats

On July 14, 1998, Chad and I walked into Lindley Park Recreation Center in Greensboro, NC, to pick up two kittens from a lady named Sharon. Not to keep. Just to foster until they found new homes. Little did I know that twenty years later, we’d still be getting foster … Continue reading