Posts for college

Dolly Parton, Signs, and the College Tour

In Mother Words Blog April 24, 2020

As I listened to a guitar solo from the hypnotic opening measures of Dolly Parton’s “Jolene,” the podcast narrator unfurled…

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Regarding a Son Going to College

General/Column April 22, 2019

Though summer is still new, it cooled down overnight so this morning’s dew on the long grass by the barn…

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You Are Here

General/Column February 22, 2019

“Are you sure you don’t want to have Jay and Toby come over here?” I repeatedly asked Leo the summer…

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Time to Paint

In Mother Words Blog February 8, 2019

Two days before my youngest daughter was set to go off to college, we painted her room.  I went in…

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