The Gift of Clarity

The Gift of Clarity

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From time out of mind, Marjorie had led the fight for an alcohol-free county. It seemed like her entire life had centered around the ‘sins’ of alcohol and drugs. The ‘bad people’ and the ‘good people’ were all that mattered. It didn’t…

The Faith of a Child

The Faith of a Child

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I turned. Mr Hallaron walked over. He’d put his hat on and was pulling a pack of cigarettes out of his pocket. He lit one up just before he got to me, probably because he knows I hate it. I looked down…

The Magic of Friendship

The Magic of Friendship

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Miss Lora was the type that spoke in all lowercase letters, sitting on her rickety porch swing, chewing tobacco and spitting at any kids who got too close. She couldn’t see well anymore, but refused to wear the glasses that hung ’round…