Posts Tagged ‘loneliness’

A Foe More Formidable than a Tiger

              A part of me did not want Richard Parker to die at all, because if he died I would be left alone with despair, a foe even more formidable than a tiger.  If I still had the will to live, it was thanks to Richard Parker (Martel, 164).             For those of you who have read “Life of Pi” these are familiar words.  As part of my summer reading,

Someone Cares About Me

Today, like every other day, I went to the Community 360° post office box to retrieve our mail. Most days when I engage in this chore, I slip the key into the lock, turn it, and then reach into the box usually to pull out flyers from vendors, businesses that what our business, newsletters, journals, and of course, bills.  But today, this chore took on a different dimension. I slipped the key into the lock, turning