I have been writing since I was a child. My fourth grade teacher had an assignment for us that she gave us titles and we had to write a short story. Mine was "When Seconds Count". She told me years later that she kept that story an example for her students. She was my favorite... Continue Reading →
When I pulled the lyrics up on this song, my first thought reading them was from a mother's perspective. I would do anything for my daughter.
Let me set the scene... I have heard this song numerous times before, but it struck a cord (see what I did there?) while driving from Florida to Indiana in June of 2009 when we were officially moving.
I think one of the most powerful forms of memory is music. Think about it...You're driving along and a certain song comes on, you then are transported back to a particular time in your life or you're flooded with memories about a person. It's something that everyone can relate to, I feel. Here's a few... Continue Reading →
Ten years ago my mom passed away and in her infinite wisdom, made me her Estate Representative. The Estate was closed a few years ago, but I was also devised (a lovely legal term) my parent's home down south. I'm finally selling the home and with that, removing myself from all the ties I had... Continue Reading →