Will play for tips

cup filled with change

I knew what day it was by what instrument Carl was playing. A fixture at the corner of Summit and Division Streets every day except Sunday, Carl said he gives the Lord the Sabbath. He was as much a fixture at St. Bellamy’s Mission, having been a member there for all of his 76 years. […]

Read More

Tied up

fishing lure tangled around tree limb

…tied up and twisted, the way I’d like to be…” ~ Dave Matthews, “Crash Into Me.” I rose to your bait, and you hooked me without a fight. Reeling me in, and scooping me out of the ocean with your net, I was breathless at your feet. You saw a prize in me, a trophy. […]

Read More