“One, two, three, four, five, six, seven, hey, you guys, Mom made seven pies this time, two cherry, two apple and three pumpkin! She made cinnamon rolls and bread, too.” We had to wait to eat until Uncle Mac, Aunt Mim and the cousins arrived. The whole house was warm and damp with odors wafting … Continue reading →
About Suzy Beal
Suzy Beal loves to write personal essays and is currently studying poetry. Her work has appeared on truestorieswelltold.com, Story Circle Network, 101words, Central Oregon Writer’s Guild, and an essay in Placed: An Encyclopedia of Central Oregon.
My Parents’ House by Suzy Beal This twelve-hour drive begins in the dark hours of the early morning. Little girls strapped in their sleeping bags in the VW van, puppy at their feet in her box. Did I remember their … Continue reading →