What lies beneath the lie?

by +CrystalThieringer    @cdthieringer What lies beneath the lie? When did the screws of time give way to salt and brine corrode wires break current burn connection? There are candles for the dark...

Whispering sides

by +CrystalThieringer    @cdthieringer “I’m just telling you, she felt like she had to choose sides.” The words, though difficult to hear, were not surprising. Something had hap...

I don’t know what to say…

by +CrystalThieringer    @cdthieringer I’m struggling to find balance. Once upon a time when I was ill and quite isolated,  the most common thing I heard from family and friends was, ̶...

Flirting with rescue

by +CrystalThieringer    @cdthieringer We spent an afternoon at the theatre watching A Little Night Music. My husband and I joined our friends as we do a couple of times each summer. I chose the p...

The last leaves, and me

by +CrystalThieringer    @cdthieringer My favourite place to read looks out on the street in our neighbourhood. Just beyond the picture window, the tree is filled with chickadees and the occasion...

Breakfast, anyone?

by +CrystalThieringer    @cdthieringer There are days when I’d really like to sleep in. Today was one of those days, even though I’m a morning person who thinks the biggest gift we ar...

Earthquakes and fault lines

by +CrystalThieringer    @cdthieringer “There was another earthquake,” she said. This was immediately after she told me about a recent fire. Apparently, disasters–natural and o...