A Dog and St. Francis or Why Mean Thomists Can Suck It

2015 turned out to be a hard year for my family. Right before our son's first birthday, my husband left the Army (he decided not to re-enlist) but didn't have a job lined up. We were prepared for a short period of unemployment-- we had some savings-- and we were optimistic about job opportunities in … Continue reading A Dog and St. Francis or Why Mean Thomists Can Suck It

Snow

Today's prompt is: It's June 13th, the snow won't stop falling. It's June 13th, the snow won't stop falling. It must be springtime in Colorado Springs. A priest warned us the first year we moved here that this might be so, but I didn't believe him. It never even snowed this long in Pennsylvania's snow … Continue reading Snow