Cash basis

I have a friend who always gives me a little grief because I never carry cash around with me. We’ll go out to grab coffee somewhere and he’ll slap down a couple dollars to pay for his drink, while I’ll slide through the plastic. “You know that costs these small businesses money? They have to pay fees every time someone … Read more

An orchid fading

I have a friend who often reminds me that sometimes one thing has to die in order for something beautiful to grow up in its place. I’m thinking about that now, as I watch the blooms on my orchid wane. What once was two healthy stalks teeming with lively white and purple flowers, touched just slightly with yellow, is down … Read more