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Running from El Chapo

Running from El Chapo

Lorraine is on the road back towards Black Mt. Pearl is enjoying Curtis Creek Lorraine was exhausted from the long ride on the donkey cart that had brought her to this cantina in a dusty Mexican pueblo. She was a little drunk from passing the wine skin back and forth...

What an ASS!

What an ASS!

LATEST LAUREL Lorraine was on the road! She had felt a leading to leave the splendor of the hacienda of El Chapo to return to the States to rescue dogs from the danger of Covid-19. She had seen a news report on her cell phone where the cutest pug had contracted the...

Lorraine Hits the Road

Lorraine Hits the Road

towards 44 Cherry Street All Lorraine could think about were the poor dogs in the US who were quarantined with their neurotic owners because of the Corona Virus. There wasn’t a solid block of time in their days when they were left in peace to sneak up on the couch to...

Love in the Time of Corn Teen

Love in the Time of Corn Teen

The residents of 44 Cherry Street were suffering the effects of the corona virus shared by many Americans. It was harder and harder to find fresh food, and the line at Bounty and Soul with its gifts of produce and flowers went on for a mile down State Street. The...

Stir Crazy at 44 Cherry Street

Stir Crazy at 44 Cherry Street

Let me know if you want anything you see! I'll send or deliver it. The residents of 44 Cherry Street were obeying the “Stay in Place” order brought about because of the Covid-19 crisis, and each one was inventing ways to stay sane. It was unusual for everyone to be...

Sheltering in Place at 44 Cherry Street

Sheltering in Place at 44 Cherry Street

Linen Duster in Red, Grey, and Khaki. One size. $64 The weather on Cherry Street was perfect. The sun was shining and birds singing, and the temperature was climbing into the eighties. The trees were all in bloom and spring flowers were out in all their glory. So why...

Avoiding Corona Beer…just in case.

Avoiding Corona Beer…just in case.

Mixed Metal handmade necklace with tiny beads by Asheville's Olivia de Soria Fear came to 44 Cherry Street with the outbreak of the Corona Virus. Ellie set up a lab in her apartment and using essential oils crafted a whole line of sanitizers. On Guard was used as the...

Elrod Scores on Super Bowl Sunday

Elrod Scores on Super Bowl Sunday

Charming hand made paper kites from India By Super Bowl Sunday Elrod had moved in with Neetu. He enjoyed the diaphanous curtains in the window, the sweet cinnamon-scented treats she fed him, the neatness of her apartment, and the smell of incense that filled the...

Decorating the Unique Hand Made Home

Decorating the Unique Hand Made Home

Wonderful book on ways to create a unique hand made home About the Book While browsing at Mr. K’s Used Bookstore in Asheville recently, I came across a book I have loved. Unlike most of the books I buy it is not literary fiction, but it is sort of a coffee table book...

Fed Up!

Fed Up!

The first of the Amaryllis is blooming! 44 Cherry Street: Lorraine takes a Xanax Things were a little rocky at 44 Cherry St. The pressure of hosting Thanksgiving dinner for Frederick’s family was too much for Lorraine, and she had become short-tempered. She snapped at...

Watch Out!

Watch Out!

Lorraine wasn’t looking forward to Thanksgiving this year. She and Frederick had been married just over one year and she was beginning to get used to his family. She had never had children herself and was happy to have inherited two friendly adult children and three...

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