Short Pump & Richmond, Virginia
Sunrise plays across oversized books stacked in an antique wheelchair and reflects off their shiny covers onto the wall.
Someone has managed to maintain a small acreage just outside the city limits. Suburbs and post-World War II tract homes bracket this bit of Virginia countryside. Someday developers will have it and infill with mini-mansions. It is too close to the city not to. But until then ...
Laura, left, has become a beautiful and inquisitive young lady over the past few months since I last saw her. Proud papa Shawn, right, cradles her in his arms while she visits her daddy's office.