Archives for July 2005

Losing Nemo: A Lesson on Life, Love, and Saying Goodbye

“Mama! Mama!” Rainey’s frantic voice shattered my sleep. “Why’s Nemo floating on top of his fish bowl?” Oh no, I thought to myself.┬áThis is the moment I’ve been dreading. As I pulled my slippers on my feet, I pondered what I’d tell Rainey if my suspicions regarding her goldfish were true. Two days earlier, a neighborhood park hosted a carnival to raise funds for a local fire company, and like most carnivals of its kind, […]