Betty's Bloops

short story, PLUMBER'S HELPER from my first book, "Dancing in My Nightgown:the Rhythms of Widowhood."

Plumber’s Helper

I’d had one plumbing problem after another and finally had to cave in and hire someone to come to my aid. The man who breezed into my house introduced himself as “Bo the plumber.” At first he seemed gruff and unfriendly, but I was convinced it was a false front. While giving me a lecture on the problems of old houses and garbage disposals, he made every e...

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This story is from my first book, "Dancing in My Nightgown: the Rhythms of Widowhood."

Dirty Towel Tricks

My sweet husband was likeable and got along with everyone. ...

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