Sherri Gragg

Juggler of words and children…collector of pottery shards

Monthly Archives: March, 2008

Seed For Sowing

The first few days after we received the adoption referral are burned forever in my mind.  Two daughters instead of one. Suddenly, my life path had taken a completely unexpected … Continue reading

March 27, 2008 · 7 Comments

The Journey

The anniversary of her homecoming whispered some secret incantation over her soul and summoned the ghosts of the past.  They swirl about her heart and mind, one moment drawing her … Continue reading

March 21, 2008 · 4 Comments

Chicken On Sunday

The Watoto African Children’s Choir came to town last night and afterwards we were a host family for two boys and their chaperon.  After the boys and their guardian stashed … Continue reading

March 13, 2008 · 1 Comment

Tasting Mortality

I always dream in color.  This time, the dream began with his face.  He was older than me, 65 or 70.  His hair was still thick though washed silver with … Continue reading

March 4, 2008 · 3 Comments