Wouldn’t it be nice?

I had the strangest thought last night as I pondered the recent surge in Covid cases: Wouldn’t it be nice if one of the side-effects was that your nose turned red and glowed? This thing is a numbers game – every time you go out, you roll the dice and hope you aren’t unknowingly “bumping”…

Degrees of Separation

A few weeks ago I sent a note to the leader of a Wednesday night study group my husband and I were attending. I explained that we would no longer be coming due to the concerning increase in Corona Virus cases. I’d be lying if I didn’t admit to feeling a bit embarrassed about seeming…

“Excuse me, can we pet your puppy?”

Their request shot past my left ear like a wayward missile. My guard was down and my wingman was too busy texting to notice the curly haired, bubbly little bogies closing in. The duo were on roller skates, a potentially devastating speed advantage that we hadn’t considered as we plotted our evening stroll earlier that…