And the Birds Sang

It didn’t hit the way you would expect. When a tornado rips apart your world, there is usually some warning. The winds that are, at first, annoying and then concerning, give way to an ominous stillness as the sky turns gray, then black, then sickeningly green. The sirens begin their…

Coffee Talk

My husband Lorenzo met him at the doorway of his favorite coffee shop. He didn’t look like God but he assured Lorenzo his name was Lord. “Nice to meet you, Lord,” Lorenzo said as he tried to make his way out the door after his coffee meeting. “I’ve been waiting…