Every Grain of Sand

“You think things are bad now?”

Mattie’s grandmother had come to live with her, her mother, and her two-month-old baby girl, Gracie, last week. If you’d asked Mattie what she thought of Grams two weeks ago she’d have made like a Hallmark card. Visiting the ranch in Montana where Grams and her two sons raised beef cattle had been a highlight growing up. Grams was a tough…