Tag: creative

A Promise Kept

Jenny raced out of her house, car keys in her hand, and dressed as if embarking on an adventure in the tundra.  Before getting into her Prius, she noticed a tiny, shivering boy sitting alone by the side of the road. “Nicky, did you miss the bus again?” “I’m sorry, Aunt Jenny.  I was making…

Demon Slayer

“‘Arabic for Beginners’? You’re taking a trip I don’t know about?” Maggie almost jumped out of her skin. “You scared me, Jeff! I didn’t hear you come in.” She got up and gave him a big hug, not wanting to let go. It was the first time she felt safe since he left. “I missed…

Jo Ann’s Gems: Unsolicited Advice

You do you and don’t worry about what other people have or are doing. (This is a jealously thing, not a distress thing – if a person is in distress or breaking the law, call for help).

Girl’s Weekend In NYC

Four women – lifelong friends since college – have been going on the same trip for many years.  They would take a long weekend in New York City where they would visit museums, catch a Broadway show, eat at fancy restaurants and do a little shopping.  It was their one constant in life, through marriages,…