September 2011

Leave it

September 9, 2011

“Leave it” is Carol’s command to the dog to drop it or let go. We’re at the beach now where I also commanded myself to leave “it”–the past and obsessions about the future–back in town as we headed down I-40 to the Cape Fear basin– that little beach community that has always worked for us. Preparing myself for tropical storm conditions, I was almost incredulous to find near perfect summer vacation conditions. The aquamarine hurricane-stirred [read on...]