I popped into the grocery store on my way home from B&N tonight to pick up some bananas and a bagel and made the mistake of paying with cash. My total came to a whopping $2.02 and of course, I didn’t have two cents on me. Some places will let the two cents slide, but my winning smile must have been on the blink because I wound up jingling all the way home.
PROLOGUE: A BLACK CONDOR DIPPED her featherless head and flapped her wings, straining for height. Another vulture drifted in front of her, forcing the condor to climb higher in the crowded wheel of circling birds. The condor struggled, her body weak from having little to eat over the past month. The sun had yet to… Read more »