Eliminate “Should”

In the last few months I’ve reconsidered what surviving loss really means. According to the Cambridge Online dictionary, “surviving” means continuing to live or exist after the loss of…and you may insert whatever your own personal loss equates to here:… Read More ›

Remembering Egypt

My father spent part of his WWII service in Northern Italy and Egypt. Not only did the war change him, but the beauty within these countries transformed a young soldier into a man who'd forever appreciate opera and history. This… Read More ›

Back to school

Imprisoned in this little crib (cage) is my beautiful baby daughter, barely 10 mths old. Already she relied upon pacifiers and teddy for comfort. She couldn’t sleep without either one, and many a night I spent relocating her “comforters” so… Read More ›