Love-struck

Everybody needs somebody to love. Or some creature, or some place, or some imaginary world.

  • The Frog Lady by Dorothy Dee Workman ~ For four decades, the only frog in my life was a “froggy bank” that sat on my shelf. Then my husband and I traveled to Japan to visit our daughter who was teaching English there. One day in Tokyo, we walked to the coffee shop up the hill from her apartment ...
  • Waiting for Claw Foot By Renee Soasey ~ “Front-sponge!” I chimed as soon as Mom announced it was bath time, sisterly code for claiming the front of the tub with coveted control of the faucet and possession of the large, soft sponge that delightfully oozed soap. Momentary sadness clouded my little sister’s brow because she hadn’t beat me to the ...
  • Glen Cove Beach by Herb Stokes ~ Poem
  • Ode to a Guinea Pig By George W. Coffer ~ Poem