Posts for memories

Remembering the Beginnings

In Mother Words Blog February 14, 2020

Last spring in a Chinese restaurant, I watched, transfixed, as a young couple passed their baby back and forth and…

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Midnight in the Plastic Garden

Toddlers to Teens December 30, 2019

How strange to find myselfalone in this playroom at night, its walls painted blackby the moonless sky.  I stoop to collect…

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Collecting the Halcyon Days

General/Column June 17, 2019

“Stones in the road? I save every single one. One day I’ll build a castle.” – Fernano Pessoa   I’m…

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Lessons From the Past

General/Column April 17, 2017

I started out looking for something benign and found myself on an archeological dig, unprepared. Barefoot. Surrounded by spider webs,…

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