Dad’s advice

Dad’s advice

“Daddy,” said the youngster, “will my legs be as long as yours?” “Iʼm sure they will son,” the father said, “but youʼll need to get lots of exercise, and donʼt spend much time just sitting and watching TV.” And with that, the daddy longlegs kissed his boy goodnight and tucked him into their web. Continue reading

Silvia’s magic garden

Silvia’s magic garden

The fog can be thick there along the coast. Sometimes you can’t see much beyond the enclosed garden that Silvia created on a rise behind her home. The surrounding landscape is dominated by tall pines…and mystery. Her enchanting garden is a place to escape, a place of moods — happiness, reflection, playfulness. Time moves slowly … Continue reading

Forlorn beauty

Forlorn beauty

Why does Hector so often act like he doesnʼt really care for me or my feelings? I guess Iʼll never understand men. At the risk of seeming immodest, I believe that I am attractive. My front is curvaceous, my backside doesnʼt stick out too much, and my four round feet are perfectly aligned. So why … Continue reading