Linda Henry

Get up and dance. Shake your booty. Rock steady. Shake your groove thing. Move to the music. Disco. Funk. Hip hop. Country. Pop. House. Jazz. Whatever buoys your mood. You should be dancing.

When I was much younger, I rocked out to music before starting a writing session. Letting the…

Artwork by Rhea G. Locke

My hair stood on end when I first read the news. Hidden among the slow-rolling articles about COVID-19 in early 2020, I noticed an obscure headline in one of my news threads about patients in the Kirkland, Washington nursing facility losing their sense of smell. The Kirkland facility was at…

I found this in my baby book tucked inside my parent’s church bulletin from the week I was born.

It’s almost fall, y’all! This time of year has always tickled my senses. The smell of crisp air as the temperature cools down, leaves starting to revive their pumpkin patch palette, and the feel of alpaca and mohair while re-arranging the closet to get ready for yummy sweater weather. When…

Sitting with Bepaw on his front stoop.

Oh, how I loved my grandfather! For most of my growing up years, Sunday meant going to church and then taking our customary drive to my grandparent’s house for supper. We had a routine, my grandfather and me. I’d climb up on his red recliner rocker and he’d hold me…

Chair looking in mirror — Image by Peter H from Pixabay

I remember back when I started using email as a primary communication tool at work. It was 1994. I was at a start-up and initially anyone could post to the all company email distribution list (dl-everyone). Then one day an engineer went on a rage, accusing the entire company of…

Image by yalcin dag from Pixabay

Even though I’m vaccinated, I still wear a mask in public when I’m indoors. Do you? With the fluctuating spikes of COVID cases each time a new variant hits the streets and starts to spread, I’m thinking of making masks a permanent fashion statement. I have an envious collection to…

I just counted. I have a 926 return address labels in the back of a drawer in my desk. You probably have a stash, too. These are not address labels that I’ve acquired over a lifetime. They were included with non-profit appeal letters during the past five years from organizations…

Linda Henry

Creator of Found Story Farm. Author, iris farmer, pen hoarder, and loyal Falcons fan.

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