Owen's heart was thudding. The murmur of voices in the stuffy court buzzed in his ear like an annoyingly persistent fly on a sultry day. As the handle of the door turned, the murmuring got louder and more excited. Full of nervous anticipation, Owen was transported back to that fateful night. The stars had been … Continue reading Verdict

On Funerals & Forgiveness

I was at a funeral the other day, surrounded by the mourning friends and family of a lovely old lady, and listening to her daughter's heartfelt eulogy as I dwelled on something I have observed. At all the funerals I've been to and heard of, I always notice how no one has anything but good … Continue reading On Funerals & Forgiveness