Beanery Online Literary Magazine

March 7, 2008

SHE WAS OLD NOW

This piece was written by visitor Linda, a school teacher and member of the former Foothills Writers Group.

She was old now. Most of her friends had passed away so she had few visitors. Her children or grandchildren would come to visit on most holidays. They came when they needed something—money or information about their genealogy.

So there she sat in her old wooden rocking chair on the big front porch of her mountain home enjoying the first rays of the sun, holding onto the thought that maybe she could stay in her home one more year without needing help. Maybe she could (to continue reading click on SHE WAS OLD NOW )

Click on BORING FOOD Lent Devotion #37 to read a series of devotions for this season of Lent.