Tag Archives: Rena’s

The Woods

When I lived in Boise, I was young. Young as an adult. I used to walk into the hills a lot. It was an open and grassy sage land. With gently rolling hills but very dry. These hills continued all the way up to the evergreen treeline and the mountains, but that was far beyond […]


I had a restaurant once, it was called Rena’s. The name was already on the big front window; I liked the name and the way it was painted in green with lavender and gold trim. I think it was the best time of my life, those few years at Rena’s. In spite of the assaults […]

Halcyon Times

My great aunt lived in Medford, Oregon and occasionally we would take the long drive up there. My brother and I would sleep on the floor of her mobile home. My mom always mentioned what a nice mobile home park it was compared to most. And I remember the nice quiet relaxed feeling of that […]