I stopped at the Dollar General Store the other day and Clara was behind the counter.
I love Clara. She only works part-time but she always seems to be there when I show up and over the years we’ve developed a friendship. 1,005 more words
Yesterday, the farmers’ market in Golden Hill included a table laden with sweet, ruby-red, near-summer, organic strawberries. We brought some home and mixed things up with a little basil from our garden. 674 more words
Today—Leap Day—one of our friends had her baby. The lucky kid will have an automatic interesting fact about herself in those insufferable getting-to-know you events at college and office parties and speed dating sessions at which everyone else will be standing around with blank faces as they realize that they have nothing—absolutely nothing—interesting about themselves. 563 more words