Category: Author remembering

Eight seconds to wish you a good day or a good evening!

The reflected image of my life

Serendipitously, I looked over toward the mirror in my bathroom and saw this — the reflected image of my past with my husband and kids — a reminder of where we were and how far we’ve come. As I like to say, “there goes… Continue Reading “The reflected image of my life”

An odd memory I found briefly written in a journal

“Yesterday, we buried Sugar, our pet rat. Now, she’s no longer in the freezer next to the Haagen Dazs.” The things we do for our children!

It’s 1970 and I’m a big shot

I’m in ninth grade and about to participate in my first sit-in. Why not? The whole country is protesting something – women’s rights, the Vietnam War, President Nixon. I’m nervous, though. I don’t want to get kicked out of school. The sit-in was planned… Continue Reading “It’s 1970 and I’m a big shot”