~The Rain Glows Too~ (United States) published:
I closed my eyes during those first couple sentences. Dr. Gary had started with a poem by Merrit Malloy and Mama was crying before he’d finished the second line. The whole family sat, still as the dead, in the front row, watching Dr. Gary pace back and forth—all but Mama, whose whole body was trembling with her silent sobs. I had told myself I would keep it together for my family. I patted Mama on the back.
“Look for me...
5 days ago