Merry Christmas

My best Christmas ever?  It was the celebration of the Christ in the little church of Belmont sur Lausanne in Switzerland. My home town tiny church. It could barely hold 100 people, all squeezed against each other on the wooden benches.  There were lights everywhere, on the beautiful Christmas tree, on the altar, on the…

Homage to Ben

On January 3rd, 2000, I adopted Ben from the Northeast Animal Shelter. He was a little ball of black fur, only 9 weeks old. He was in a little cage with his brother, who was already spoken for, and seemed much more outgoing. Ben was in the back of the cage quiet and frightened. I…