True Love

Daily Writing Prompt 2.20:  Write about the first time you met your significant other (300 words). They say that true love hits you like a bolt of lightening out of nowhere when you least expect it. It’s magical.  It transcends logic, time, and perhaps space.  It’s that fleeting one instant in nine hundred sextillion others…

Heart of Ash

Today is Valentine’s Day, and it is also Ash Wednesday which marks the beginning of Lent.  Since my family didn’t follow Lent, I am uneducated in most biblical protocol and did not know that the observance of the forty days had begun.  Last night, blissfully unaware that I was serving up a Fat Tuesday dinner,…