Called Away

One day soon, I’m going to leave. My family, friends, and those who love me, will question why and might even cry, but it still won’t change the fact that I’ll be gone. Like them, I too have questions, but the answers are waiting at my destination. “Am I ready?”, I ask. “What’ll happen onceContinue reading “Called Away”

Distancing from the crowd

There’s an age-old expression, “birds of a feather flock together”, and when I was younger, I tried my best to fit in. Mainly, because I wanted to be accepted. Now that I’m older, I’ve chosen to distance myself from the crowd. When I moved from flock to flock, I noticed one thing; I was readyContinue reading “Distancing from the crowd”

Time to get off

When my sisters and I were little, our mother would often take us to Kress’, in historic downtown Montgomery, AL. Considering the fact that we were extremely poor, I looked forward to most Saturdays, because I knew where we were going. Extremely popular, Kress’ was a huge store, and one I considered to be anContinue reading “Time to get off”