Flowers on the Wall
A story of love, devotion, and friendship translated at times by the beautiful language of flowers.
When Meg stared at the deep purple irises atop her kitchen counter, she recoiled at their sorrowful murmur. On Mariah’s night table, a bouquet of orange roses light-up her face as she listens to their joyful whispers. While 30-year-old Mariah’s life moves forward, navigating the everyday of life’s expectations, friendship, love, and motherhood, 60-year-old Meg’s life is rooted in the past, a labyrinth of treacherous memories entrenched in the devastating loss of a child.
When Mariah experiences a ravaging illness after becoming pregnant, their lives become united.A tale of two women separated by their own struggles yet united by a special bond. Through the sad memories of one the reader gets to know the other, their past and future intertwined. One story unravels forward while the other must stitch its way through the past.