Thanks, But No Thanks-idays by Douglas Paul Deneen

“Grinch.” “Grouch.” “Humbug.” Burt’s been called every name found in books about holiday killjoys. His wife, kids, and in-laws all chime in. His sisters stopped sending Birthday, Anniversary and Christmas cards. His own mother once said, “You know what you are? A Scrooge. You’re a Scrooge.” Burt knew he’d earned most of those titles, but … Continue reading Thanks, But No Thanks-idays by Douglas Paul Deneen

The ABC About Me by Diane Goullard

I dreamed someone said something nice to me. Amid tears flooding my cheeks, I prayed God was working through me.Allie said, “You knit so beautifully.”So, gladly, I thanked my grandma for teaching me.Bobbie said, “I’m so proud of you.”So, shyly, I lowered my eyes.Charlie said, “I’d be dead without you.”So, humbly, I thanked God, for … Continue reading The ABC About Me by Diane Goullard