A Piece of White Chocolate

Mr. Perry and Mr. Vandercamp brought me, Keith, and Gabe, all fatherless sons, to the town dump to sell chocolate as a summer camp fundraiser. Technically it was a landfill, and standing at the lip I saw bulldozers scraping away dirt to make room for bags of garbage. It smelled terrible. Taking the trash toContinue reading “A Piece of White Chocolate”

Stream Never Failing

“But let justice roll on like a river, righteousness like a never-failing stream!”  -Amos 5:24 (NIV)                                                                  *** A mother and her son rest in Patterson Park on a beach towel beside a murky stream of water. The subtle sloosh of running water is no match for the handful of birds circling overhead. The chirp ofContinue reading “Stream Never Failing”