Twisting and Turning Expectations

“On Fridays, the flannel family rides the ferry to the pumpkin patch to pick the perfect pumpkin.” Both of my sisters were home for the weekend, and following my brother’s suggestion, we had just arrived at the local pumpkin patch across the river. Naturally, before we could select our pumpkin, we decided to find our … Continue reading Twisting and Turning Expectations

Not All Those Who Wander Are Lost

“We should have counted how many times they asked us to buy selfie sticks.” This past weekend, Amanda and I traveled to Rome. Since it is a very popular tourist location, local merchants stand along the streets in front of the most popular attractions and advertise their items. These include beautiful jewelry, small trinkets, polymer … Continue reading Not All Those Who Wander Are Lost