Maria’s Story

There was no turning back now and Maria knew it.  She stood frozen at the old tattered door and took one final, grimacing look around--her pink-laced apron, the brown pair of rocking horses, the genie-like lamp.  Oh, how she wished one would come to life and grant her a final wish.  Then, she wouldn't have …

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Late With a Purpose

So, we all know that the kind folks of WordPress tried to trick us on this fine April Fool's Day with their late release of the daily word prompt...and to add to the irony, they chose the word, Later.  I wondered what it was that they would do, didn't you?  And, in response, I have waited …

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