A Pet's Eternal Memory and A Piece of Modern Jewelry
My best friend Ellie had a dog named Orion, after the constellation. He was an extraordinarily beautiful creature and Ellie’s steadfast companion for fifteen years.
Tea, Honey Cake, and An Aquamarine Birthstone for My Mom
One March afternoon, in a teahouse on California’s Santa Catalina Island, I ate a piece of honey cake and was instantly transported back to my childhood.