Love Letters

We stood under grey skies, heavy and ominous with impending storm clouds. Necks were craned, eyes strained watching the flock of purple balloons rise, slowly twisting in an elaborate wind-choreographed dance, until they were carried far out of sight. Goodbye, Renée my heart whispered. I glanced over at Gordon, her … Continue reading

Man Overboard!

life·sav·er   noun \ˈlīf-ˌsā-vər\ : something that saves a person’s life : something or someone which provides help that is badly needed.   There is an age-old expression universally recognized by those of a sailing, seafaring or boating lifestyle. If a person has fallen from boat or ship into the water … Continue reading