Monday, February 29, 2016

We classified, labeled, studied, debated, poked and prodded, but nature defied us at every turn.

Sunday, February 28, 2016

The feeble road, little more than a dirt path, led from one broken-down village to another in an endless loop of misery.

Saturday, February 27, 2016

He rode a wave of our darkest fears and hidden hatreds straight to the top.

Friday, February 26, 2016

Thursday, February 25, 2016

He was the only guy we knew who still looked like a bum while wearing a $1,000 suit.

Wednesday, February 24, 2016

They gnashed their teeth and spat invectives but Natalie just kept on dancing.

Tuesday, February 23, 2016

When the circus shut down Talula tried her hand on the vaudeville stage.

Monday, February 22, 2016

The more ways we found to communicate the more isolated we became.

Sunday, February 21, 2016

The day after the day after it happened things seemed to be looking up but the day after that was worse.

Friday, February 19, 2016

His career hobbled along for a few more years like a drunken hobo too old to continue hopping freights.

Thursday, February 18, 2016

Through a brief crack in the clouds a shaft of dawn light bathed the snow-freckled, ice-covered creek in a warm glow.

Wednesday, February 17, 2016

It didn't take long for the conspiracy theorists to intertwine the latest political maneuvering into their cloak-and-dagger narrative.

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Even when Hank was down at the heels, he still kept his shoes polished to a high sheen.

Monday, February 15, 2016

The birds waited by the window as the wind whipped their plumage without mercy.

Sunday, February 14, 2016

Love didn't exactly tear them apart, but it did make them patched and moth-eaten.

Saturday, February 13, 2016

Through it all she continued to look towards a bright, better future.

Friday, February 12, 2016

Thursday, February 11, 2016

I became everything I had hated and imagined that my former self would have gunned me down given half a chance.

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Looking outside at the swirling snow he couldn't help but wish he was back home celebrating with his people.

Monday, February 8, 2016

We stared up at the night sky and I told her one day we would meet again somewhere out there.

Sunday, February 7, 2016

What he thought was, in fact wasn't, and not just a little, but a world away from the truth.

Saturday, February 6, 2016

With so much loss in her life Sandy realized soon there would be nothing left to surrender.

Friday, February 5, 2016

The mayor's speech was cut short by the reports of gunfire mere blocks away.

Thursday, February 4, 2016

The technology created to connect us only lengthened the distance.

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Hank always told himself the best was yet to come and then he died.

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

For her every day was an adventure and each person a friend. RIP Boo Boo.

Monday, February 1, 2016

The charges didn't stick but the stink of scandal still clung to the senator.