Posts for General/Column

Lillies

General/Column December 30, 2019

Geraniums and pansies once splashed color outside my parents’ front door. Now only crumbles of potting soil remain, frozen in…

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Embroidering for Peace

General/Column December 30, 2019

For something different, every afternoon during the week before Mother’s Day, I’d find a quiet spot out of the brutal…

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The Attic

General/Column November 29, 2019

My daughter’s childhood lives in my attic, among totes, garbage bags, and boxes, in a trunk, on hangers and hooks….

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A Rheumatologist and a Rose

General/Column November 22, 2019

            The weighty rose bush I carry impedes my vision, but I can see enough to walk from the Boston Children’s…

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