The Waif in the Grocery Store

I stood in front of the produce display, contemplating the relative merits of organic ‘still alive’ butter lettuce and prepackaged hearts of romaine when a quiet voice caught my attention. “Excuse me, Ma’am, could you buy me and my friend some food?” I turned to see who had voiced the… Read more“The Waif in the Grocery Store”

The Waif on the Sidewalk

I’m linking up with Lisa-Jo Baker and the Five-Minute Friday crowd. This week’s prompt? Hands. I laughed and knelt down on the garage floor to peer beneath the car. “Can you see him?” I asked my daughter Sarah. “He’s right behind the front wheel of the car.” “Rats!” We had… Read more“The Waif on the Sidewalk”