Three Little Pebbles

Another canine traffic jam at the door. Sit. Stay…. Okay Like lit bottle rockets they launch, rounding the corner of the house to some imagined danger I cannot see. A thousand toads bleat and honk,while rain sizzzles on the roof. The pond is full. Finally, the drought ends. Sharp air, frost on the ground, myContinue reading “Three Little Pebbles”

A Hummingbird Rescue

Limp in my palm, her heart still thrills through soft down. Then, an impossibly long tongue tests sugar water I hold as an offering… and she takes flight. Gone. A river of stones is an international project started by Fiona & Kaspa to encourage people to engage with the world through writing a short observationalContinue reading “A Hummingbird Rescue”