Hunting hunting What can I find? A trinket a treasure A box made of pine We walk along slowly My husband and I Browsing and thinking Now what can I buy? A chair for the kitchen Some shelves for the den A little glass chotchke That’s shaped like a hen? We each have a twenty […]
I made these hats today for a tea party in early July in West Virginia. It’s at the home of my cousin in her backyard. It’s for ladies and girls. Although when my husband heard we were having cake he said he would stop by. My favorite is the pale pink. What about you?
This photo was taken by my brother, Kevin Spriggs. He was walking his dogs, between two storms.
Like mother, like son.
Winter Rising up in the dark Getting into the car The quiet ride to the subway Out of the car The wind hitting my face Making me cringe Hunching my shoulders Wishing I had put on one more layer The walk into the station Passing my favorite lady who hands out the free commuter paper […]
Photo Credit: Luisa Spriggs-Bonilla His face would travel through a range of emotions Concerned and serious Listening intently to what I was saying Softening in recognition, understanding And then erupting into one of his big smiles And laughter When I was a teen I was headstrong, often foolish But he was one of the adults […]
Source We each get a life. For some of us that life may last 100 years. For others, only a few hours. Most of us get multiple days and the beauty of that is that each day we get to start again. That is the hope that each sunrise brings. A chance to do it […]