Mom’s Red Glasses

My mom loves Christmas. Like, really, really loves Christmas. She’s one of those beautiful souls who starts the Christmas music in August, has every gift purchased by September, and the house completely decorated the day after Halloween. And the Hallmark movies? Don’t get me started. I love this woman more than life itself, but dear…

Let’s Do This…

Of all of these crazy interests and passions, my favorite, the one I can’t live without doing, is writing. Flannery O’Connor once said, “I write because I don’t know what I think until I read what I say.” I assume this sounds rather crazy if this isn’t how your brain works. But for me, nothing…