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Tricky

His letter had been misplaced. Lost in the system for years. The red-faced mailman delivered it with profuse apologies.

I told him, “It’s not your fault.”

But seeing his handwriting, his name, his yellowed Continue reading Tricky

Handwriting

His eyebrows were bushy. She handed the analyst the handwriting, a letter to a soldier overseas and twenty dollars.

His smile was warm and smooth. His voice melodic and fast-paced. He scratched his chin.

“So, you are energetic and enthusiastic. And  Continue reading Handwriting

Surfari Catch

Dear Mom and Dad,

Meet Zoe (see the wahine sheila in the picture), your new daughter-in-law. Surprise! Sorry I haven’t
written in a while but, well, things have been a little crazy Down Under. The surfing has been gnarly down here. And, I didn’t think that I would like it, but the food is awesome!

We had to put off coming back to Munich for a couple of weeks, but you’ll get to meet her in person soon. She’s great and can’t wait to meet you. No worries, dad. Ja, natürlich. Sie hat ein bisschen Deutsch gelernt. She’s been helping me learn to talk like a regular Aussie bloke too. Continue reading Surfari Catch