Swimming with the Champ by Jo Russell

Swimming was a rare treat in the isolated area where sun and sand dominated the seasons and few residents there. Roberta and her sons were packing suits and a picnic for a trek miles away to a ranch with a private pool.  The inviting oasis was open to the community....

In Sickness and in Health By Jo Russell

Three days straight, Kathy could hear her husband, Al, from the hall as he worked his computer-based business from his home office. “Ah-choo!”  Sniffle, honk. He then drew a ragged breath and let out a sigh. Kathy reflected that though there is no cure for the common...