“Like Them That Dream”

I no longer remember the reasons, but our cat once needed to be taken by car from our home to a particular destination, and then returned a day later (which she perceived as a week!). Now, this cat was not one who found pleasure in any kind of restraint or confinement—period! In fact, I think…

Whose Shadow Are You Under?

A shadow can mean different things to different people. They are beneficial to some, and ominous and oppressive to others. For example: A shadow of sickness moved across a country. A child lives under the shadow of his or her siblings, never able to achieve his own position of authority. A renowned scholar has become…