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Mom & Dad!!

MOM & DAD, the most robust pillar of my life. I lovingly call them ‘Maa’ & ‘Baba’, these are the magical words of inspiration to me. 379 more words

Letters From Santa

These days kids can email Santa.

That makes sense, I guess. After all, handwritten letters have mostly gone the way of the passenger pigeon. But, while I certainly appreciate the convenience of modern forms of communication, I still really love “snail mail.” That’s one of the reasons why I cherish the holidays. 912 more words



Dad and I sailed the seas together

as he drove along looking back dumping

all that guilt and anger that brought back

memories of the Royal Navy, clearing… 69 more words


Happy Birthday

Happy birthday Dad!

For as long as I can remember you were the first person I would call on our birthday. We would both wish each other a happy birthday and often sang the traditional birthday tune in an off key rendition that only we could appreciate. 632 more words


Joy through the Mourning

“Weeping may last through the night,

    but joy comes with the morning.” Psalm 30:5b

As a little girl, nothing gave me greater joy than to see my dad pull in the driveway.  946 more words

Christmas Shopping: Dad Edition

Knock, knock.

I rolled over in the direction of my bedroom door and groggily started, “What -“

My dad’s deep voice cut me off.  “We have to leave soon if we’re going to get anything done.” 283 more words



I’m nearing the end of a three hour train journey.
Visiting my dad today.
I’ve been dreading it, lacking any sort of enthusiasm about going. 227 more words