By Jo Ann Alo / February 22, 2016 /

“…your life is hidden with Christ in God.”   My mother tells me that from a very young age I could be found clinging to her knees. The spirit of fear was born in me. I still prefer the boundaries of predictability over strange quarries. A heavy sense of scepticism goes before any change in…

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A Cruel Joke

By Jo Ann Alo / January 9, 2016 /

I entered the Autumn of life. Well, that is if I live to 80. If I’m gone by 60…it’s Winter. If I exit tomorrow this is the last you’ll hear from me. Either way leaves are resting in vibrant colors and letting go. It’s been a year of heartbreak and triumphant love. Uncovering grievous secrets…

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