Beatlemania!

My brother, sister, and I lie on the twin beds in my parent’s bedroom to watch the tiny television on the dresser.  It is 1964 […]

Freedom Comes With A Price

We’re born with a desire to be free.  Thankfully, we have parents.  Otherwise, we would not be long for this world.  There’s too many dangerous […]

Jesus Had a British Accent

Fear.  If I try to recall how I felt as a child, I would have to say that I felt the emotion of fear more […]

Martinis and Frank Sinatra

My husband and I went out for dinner the other night, and although I usually order a glass of Chardonnay or Pinot Gris, I began […]

Those Were The Days

I was born in 1951. A lot can happen in sixty years and a woman can grow older in what feels like a flash. One […]

Family Legacy

Every family has a legacy.  Passed down through ancestors and on to us are continuations of family trusts, heirloom furnishings, or even good solid surnames. […]

It Was A Dark and Stormy Night

When I awoke from brain surgery on October 16, 2006, I could hear my breath twice for each one breath I drew.  And it was […]