Medusa, 1960

This is to thank Writer in Soul.  I love her posts, especially about things men have said to her.  Please check out her excellent blog.  It is sure to keep you entertained.  I will always be grateful to Writer in Soul for being kind enough to like and comment on my first post.  Of course, when I posted it I was worried that no one would be interested in anything I had to say.  Thank you so much!

First Grade School Picture

First Grade School Picture

To curly-haired people Mother might have seemed mild-mannered enough, but beneath her calm exterior she nursed a sadistic streak, committing home permanents with malice aforethought, ignoring her helpless daughters’ protests that “I like my hair this way.” and “nobody but old ladies have THAT kind of hair.” squashing arguments with a terrifying Continue reading

Something Small

potato peelingsAmidst all the bustling to get the Thanksgiving feast on the table yesterday, this lady slipped off to enjoy her favorite of the day, sweet potato peelings destined for the compost heap.  It’s good to notice life’s small blessings,