“TIME STOP!”- Aaron Weiss

My father, Aaron Weiss, died on November 4, 2017. He was one day shy of turning 99 years old, which he would have done the very next day. I can’t even believe that sentence.

How could it be that a man I’ve known my entire life is now to be referred to in past tense […]

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 experiencing […]

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 while […]

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 my […]

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 You […]

Always – A Mother’s 90th Birthday Celebrated

“I’ll be loving you, oh Always With a love that’s true Always. When the things you’ve planned Need a helping hand, I will understand Always.


Days may not be fair Always, That’s when I’ll be there Always. Not for just an hour, Not for just a day, Not for just a […]