Dreamcatchers

Why? It began with a dream, or rather, a nightmare.  My daughter awoke complaining of bad dreams.  The horrors that she had seen evaporated once her eyes opened, but their specters remained in her mind, like an ache in the muscles hours after a fierce run.  Assurances were made.  Nightmares aren’t real.  Of course. But,…

Gnome Bowling

Why? Every family has a holiday tradition. Ours it turns out is to travel for hours across the state to then find ourselves spending most of the holidays in our hotel room. How we have come to this tradition is a tale that isn’t worth telling. But, what has come of this tradition are things…