Monthly Archives: December 2013

The Arm, the Cigarette and the Man in the Shorts

What does the couple behind the sliding glass door think when they see me head up the walk to the front door of my apartment building around 5:30 a.m. or so each morning?  I’ve just finished exercising.  They’re smoking cigarettes. I’m usually … Continue reading

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The Power of a Touch

My hand was gripped by the just born and the soon to die this week.  Both grips were strong.  Both grips were warm.  Both went deep to my heart. I held the hand of a baby girl.  It was the hand … Continue reading

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