Creative writing: The Gift

In the spirit of completion, I’ve given this draft a quick read through and am happy to share it nearly two years after I wrote it in January 2022!  He told me that I would know exactly what it was if I were to pick it up. Simply wrapped in plain brown paper and held […]

Creative writing piece: “For the Birds”

The clouds parted to reveal a glowing crescent moon. Tears streamed down my face at the beauty of the gesture. It was the perfect gift I didn’t know I needed. We moved to this property last year from a townhouse. For four years, that was the nest I shared with Jackie, my little tuxedo cat. […]