1. Music echoes through the hall as I approach the music room. The keyboard is set on a steel drum sound and Mrs. C. is bouncing on her bench while she plays a lively Jamaican tune. The children's singing is a carefree sound. Glancing down, I see Mrs. C.'s socks. She's taken her shoes off.
2. It's been a week of mild fall weather, beautiful sunsets, and soft breezes.
3. A friend and historian has finally found an answer to a search she's been on for many years. Read here about Pvt. Samuel Helms. It's a fascinating story and I can imagine an historical fiction novel written from it.