A little candor goes a long way

I promised myself this wasn't going to be a blog about my boring life. just a about a few things I care about, and maybe, my journey as a writer. I still plan to dive into the books I've been left with and see what comes up for me. I want to know how it makes me feel,...

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Food is love

Food is love

When we were cleaning out my parents apartment, I knew I wanted Mom's Fannie Farmer and Joy of Cooking cook books. They were battered, and the spines were broken. There were several slips of paper with my mother's illegible scrawling on them tucked in  the pages,...

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Books my parents left me

Books my parents left me

Reading was big thing in my house. I looked forward to weekly trips to the library and the opportunity to lose myself in another world. Books were my escape, my distraction, my inspiration. Out of the six children in my family, I was the one with the love of words.I...

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Thoughts on opera and dad

Thoughts on opera and dad

Dad's been gone for a little over a year. Today would have been his 91st birthday. One of the last things he did was to go to the opera. Dad loved music. Nothing gave him greater joy than singing or listening to beautiful music. From the time  he was in college, he...

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