My Mother’s Voice…

Happy Soon-to-Celebrate Mother’s Day! I’ve included a piece I wrote a few years ago with a re-touch, but the sentiment is the same. I have to admit that there’s a bitter-sweetness about this time for me. It  will be the first Mother’s Day without my beautiful mother. I know that many of you are […]


Mother’s Day Musings…

Could it really be 44 years since I nursed my firstborn in a sweet, long-ago rocking chair? And then two years later my second baby boy too? I try to recapture the feeling and smell and sound of it all. Such purity and innocence. The beauty of timing out the rest of the world […]


She Would Never Let Us Say “Good-bye”…

And so exits one of the most beautiful beings in my life. My Aunt Rosie.

Rose Craig died on June 27, 2014. She was 97 years old. You may picture an old lady when I say those numbers, but only chronologically was that so. My Aunt Rose was ageless. A second mother to […]


A Happy Birthday Thank You, to Ethan and Jesse

“Oh very young What will you leave us this time? You’re only dancing on this earth for a short while And though your dreams may toss and turn you now They will vanish away like your daddy’s best jeans Denim blue fading up to the sky.

And though you want them to last forever […]