A Better Person

Josephine Thomas was my best friend’s grandmother. I spent a better part of my teens and early twenties in and around her house. She and her husband, Woody, became the surrogate grandparents I never had. Their home was always open and I was always welcome. Jo or...

Slowing Down and Being Grateful

I don’t know about you, but it seems like everyone I know is dealing with an unusual amount of stress lately. If it’s not a personal health issue or that of a loved one, it’s a job future that looks bleak. We are working harder, for less money, all...