The year was 2001. Early autumn sunshine and the riotous shock of fall color spiced my small-town high school with the short lived vigor of a new school year. Bemoaning the renewed novelty of academics, I was standing with a cluster of other sophomores when an announcement rang across the loudspeaker, almost  unnoticed. “Would NathanielContinue reading “Called.”

Life’s Lemons

You know, sometimes a girl’s gotta do what a girl’s gotta do. Take this princess for example: “Hey, Princess! It’s me, Prince Philip. I could slay that Dragon for you . . . with my HANDSOMENESS.” “Hey Philip, does this sound like a phone hanging up?” Here is a prime example of a little lady rollingContinue reading “Life’s Lemons”