Hometown Christmas

Hometown Christmas Painted small town, the old man in the hardware store knows my daddy’s name so he asks, same color like last year, but the heavy tin can, blue and white stripes, Berger 303, already on the counter. Whitewashed trees, same color as the bare verandah, Fresh coats cover tiny handprints, Memories made, children…

I Won

Just a quick update on my NaNoWriMo project: I won! I completed the challenge to write 50,000 words in a month. I was so spent that I stopped writing once I pushed past the 50K mark – at 50,032. Now begins the task of editing – to refine the story so the characters aren’t just people I…