We bought the land to build a house, even though we knew it would be years before we could afford to build anything. We thought of it as an investment in our future. The land gave us something to look ... [+]
Lisa Beebe lives in Los Angeles, where she sometimes talks to the ocean. Her stories have appeared in Five South, Indiana Review, Psychopomp, and Switchback, among others. Find her online at lisabeebe.com.