Lana Vaughan

The Olive Tree


For my birthday Matt planted an olive tree. It was one I picked out and ordered specifically because it is a fruit bearing tree. The nurseries around us carry lots of varieties of non-fruit bearing trees for landscaping but olive… Continue Reading…

A Friend of a Friend


Yesterday I read about a man who’s friend has been diagnosed with cancer. It happens thousands of times a day in our country. I will probably never meet this man in person but his diagnosis has touched my life none… Continue Reading…

Eulogy for a Dream


Dearly beloved… No that’s the beginning of a wedding, a celebration of a love story. This is the end of this story. I just got off the phone with a very nice customer service representative at AT & T. They… Continue Reading…