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Arlene rubbed her forehead, trying to smooth away the worry lines forming there.

She wasn’t sure how she was going to pay all these bills; the money Buck gave her each week never seemed to cover everything. 1,497 more words

My Fiction

summertime books of the week...generations of little girls

Two books sweet as lemon pudding, celebrating the rich connections between mothers and daughters. Both for ages 3 and up.

This is Our House, written and illustrated by Hyewon Yum… 499 more words


Perfect Little Legs

I was looking at my daughter the other day who seems to be looking more and more like me as each day passes…and I had a sinking feeling. 477 more words


The Eulogy [By Miranda Paley]

I spent the better part of the morning of my mother’s funeral trying to get her to go back and pick up her eulogy.

“It’s on the kitchen counter…” I started… 1,333 more words


Almost Home

Confession time. I’ve only managed to read six of the twenty nominees for the 14-15 South Carolina Children’s Book Award this summer. I have about a month to finish the other fourteen books…along with all of the other books I’d like to read this summer. 985 more words


The Wait is Over!

Fifteen days ago, I got a call from my son-in-law, Vince, that my daughter Rachael was in labor! It was unexpected because Hannah was not supposed to arrive for another three weeks. 403 more words

Living With Disabilities

My Nest Isn’t Empty, It Just Has More Closet Space

From  elaine pasquali

Title:  My Nest Isn’t Empty, It Just Has More Closet Space 

Author:  Lisa Scottoline and Francesca Scottoline Serritella

This is a mother-daughter endeavor.  36 more words

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