Changing Landscapes

The bomb cyclone delayed us, but it didn’t stop us from traveling across the country. We would still make it with plenty of time for the wedding of a dear friend of my family.  My sister and I grew up with him and his brother, we swam on the swim team together, we graduated a…

Extra Hands

Sunlight streamed through the rustic structure. Cool breeze cut the stifling heat and carried the wondrous scent of wedding meal preparations. Typical to my personality, I strategized. I scouted the gardens and layout with my white cane and various family members, and then took my seat. The DJ announced the buffet. Experience teaches me the pros…

Wardrobe Malfunction

We’re in the car. We already dropped off the dogs, so I’m no longer sharing real estate with a terrier. Leg room really is a luxury. As Stockton pulls into the driveway, I feel prepared. I’m dressed for both events of the day, an afternoon baby shower and an evening wedding, in a sophisticated black…

As You Wish

What shuttle is the best one to catch? The one going to your friend’s wedding. Which is the best brick staircase to carefully descend? The one that leads the joyful bridal party to the aisle. Who wears a top hat with style and melts hearts with a grin? The cutest ring bearer and flower girl…