Tuesday, June 27, 2017

“We are all joined in a circle of stories.” ~ Linda Joy Myers, Journey of Memoir: The Three Stages of Memoir Writing We’re having lunch at the mall–grandmother, daughter, and granddaughter–and it strikes me that thirty-plus years ago we were at the same place. Grandmother then, now long gone, but remembered always. Grandmother now, then […]

Monday, June 26, 2017

“The soul is healed by being with children.” ~ Fyodor Dostoyevsky Waking early after a long day and late night. Little feet tiptoe into my room. Early morning snuggles, quiet conversations, we ease into the day. She helps me with my post of the day. The image makes her think of cotton candy. Sweet–like she is. […]

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

“My mother said, Don’t worry about what people think now. Think about whether your children and grandchildren will think you’ve done well.” ~ Lord Mountbatten Legacy. It’s a word I spend a lot of time thinking about. We’ve had much fun with our granddaughter this week making memories I hope she’ll treasure in the years […]