Stories tagged “NOSTALGIA”

  • The Tower and the Path

    The tower is coming along nicely. It's defensible with thick walls and even though I can't see them, I take great comfort in knowing that they are there. I imagine it's tall enough that if I climbed the stairs to the top that I could see for miles in ever…

    Posted 2 years ago
  • Reflections of Shadows Carried

    As I turned right at the old adobe building, Carmen's voice piped up from the back seat. "Grandma, where are you going?"

    I was surprised that she had noticed. Usually her head was bowed over her phone, oblivious to the world around her.

    "The Iron Skille…

    Posted 3 years ago
  • Holding on to History

    Devra picked up the completed Lego model of Big Ben. She had to be careful, the pieces weren't glued together--never that!--so putting pressure on the wrong point could lead to disaster. Looking at the minute, pixelated, shape of the iconic English monume…

    Posted 4 years ago