I went back to Prater Way, wondering what I didn’t see the first time. Today I saw the transcendent and the mundane. Spiritual life and practical concerns. 6 more words
2 weeks, 5 days ago
A Hundred Falling Veils
Exactly what do you want me to do
with this, the shoe man says. I work with soles.
Well yes, I say, but I could really use… 138 more words
3 weeks, 1 day ago
While I Live, I Learn
So interesting to learn these other meanings of “cobbler” after I mended Chien’s slippers!
1. a person who mends shoes.
2. a deep-dish fruit pie with a thick biscuit crust, usu. 166 more words
1 month, 1 week ago
I can’t believe it but this is my 100th post! Plus, I’m coming up on my 1 year anniversary of this little project! Thanks to all of you who are paying attention. 258 more words
The Cobbler's Daughter
Dear readers: I have not fallen off the edge of the earth. I have been so busy at my day job, that I have not been able to work at what I love–creative writing. 714 more words
1 month, 2 weeks ago
Clean Green Students
A few days ago I took a pair of loafers to the Shoe Man and asked for a quote to re-sole and heel my worse-for-wear shoes. 211 more words
1 month, 3 weeks ago
Have Wind Will Travel
I thought about simply playing these photos like a montage. I believe it will tell the story just fine. It’s easy to see what happened, how I tried to fix it with only the most permanent marine adhesive known to man, 525 more words