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Saints Among Us: Of Grandmothers, Nuns and Pea Soup

Joining us here for today’s reflection is my friend, Shanda Blue Easterday. Shanda is a professor of composition and British literature and is a poet. Her latest work, … 721 more words


Excuse me, are you the Witch?

“Perhaps I am the only person who, asked whether she were a witch or not, could truthfully say, “I do not know. I do know some very strange things have happened to me, or through me.

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Article: Sacha Goldberger – Explore Create Repeat – by 4ormat

I ran across this and thought it was funny, and fun. Then I wondered … what if grandson #1 did this with HIS gramma?

Sacha Goldberger – Explore Create Repeat – by 4ormat… 6 more words


Three That Make A Difference (2014)

1. Teachers.

2. Scientists.

3. Grandmothers.


Simple and plain-

A great relationship, to gain.


Motherless daughters.

I have no recollection of my mother the years before I left the United States at the age of three. I only remember parts of the flight to Madrid, and entering what would be my home for the next couple of decades. 344 more words


Dear Bonne Maman (French for grandmother)

How is shopping in the afterlife?
out of this world and divine?
Your thrift store finds
still scent the hope chest… 159 more words

With a Song in My Heart: Q is for...

“Que Sera Sera (Whatever Will Be, Will Be)” – Doris Day, 1956.

It was one of those conversations for which I don’t remember the context, originating most likely in a typical child’s naive question about the way of the world.   958 more words