The Brownie

Marian D. Heike married Doc L.N.Heike, Waukon Iowa bought first farm from Elmer Fogt 1968, Mom and dad named the farm, The triple H, Heike’s Hilly Haven, The was old log cabin barn and house, Sometimes in nineteen thirties log house was covered in black tar, Sixty acreas rolling hills, Kids paradise, Mom loved horses,Continue reading “The Brownie”

Like a scale

Life is weighed, Losses and gains tallied, Lost Ellen Beth Heike Mathis my blood sister died from guilt. Her sons think alcohol I know it was pain and torment from our narcississitic half sister. Ellen wanted to help mom and me Diana said no.Ellen hid in beer. Alcoholism ugly way to die. People assume peopleContinue reading “Like a scale”

End of Chapter 1,Fair weather by Richard Peck

She danced

Through her youth Loved to twirlf Was good at it then she married a jealous man Told my best friend Told best women I ever knew biggest heart Empathic like her dear old Mom ‘Don’t dance your horrid!’ Instead of dancing with her He used his angry words Hurt her pride Crushed her heart 1956Continue reading “She danced”

Chapter 13,14,15,Star of wonder by JoAnn S Dawson

Chapter 11& 12,Star of Wonder by JoAnn S Dawson

Chapter 7,Star of wonder by JoAnn S. Dawson

Colonel Sanders

End of Chapter 8,Star of wonder by JoAnn S. Dawson

Chapter 8a,Star of wonder by JoAnn S. Dawson