eager

eager. ea·ger /ˈēɡər/ adjective (of a person) wanting to do or have something very much.   5am, on Christmas morning, a child bounced out of bed to run and wake his father. Having lived in the same house for 8 years, he knew exactly where to go. Even the dark couldn’t stop the boy from […]

time

One Christmas Eve, as a child, I remember riding home from my grandmother’s house. While the vibrations of the car were to lulling me to sleep, I was determined to keep my eyes open and search for Rudolph’s bright red nose flying through the night sky. I hoped that if I didn’t take a nap […]