Freelance Writing

I Made a Promise to Myself

It was the summer of 1984, not long after my eleventh birthday, and my first trip across the Atlantic would shape my world in ways I never thought possible. We’d been riding in a motorcoach, walked miles all over Rome, and at the base of the Spanish Steps, I stopped. I was exhausted and needed…… Continue reading I Made a Promise to Myself

Short Stories

The Promise in the Dash

I was born. I died. And the dash between only a blink. I’m not afraid. I wasn’t afraid. It’s happened before and it will happen again. But, I am so tired of watching! I want to live a whole life. A life within that dash. That, oh so simple symbol evoking a sense of a…… Continue reading The Promise in the Dash