A little while back I wrote about feeling underwhelmed by Joseph Conrad’s Heart of Darkness. I surmised that the story contained way too much tell and not nearly enough show. 227 more words
When my mom was diagnosed with Multiple Myeloma I immediately went on the internet to learn everything I could about it.
Because it mattered.
Because it was my mom. 644 more words
My friend Nikol (check out her blog here) posted the photo above this morning on her blog’s Facebook.
While today is just Tuesday to most, for several mourning families it is a reminder that they are not alone, that their lost children are not forgotten, and that every child conceived is a miracle whether they make it to this earth or not. 280 more words
With September just a few weeks away, the kids starting to go back to school, and the long hours of daylight dwindling down each night, it must mean that Summer is coming to an end! 433 more words
A Homesick Journey to Iran - A Hyphenated American’s Nostalgic Visit Home | A Show & Tell in Brooklyn
You guys, I had a delicious sholeh zard post scheduled for today but I’m bumping it to next week because instead I want to share the news that this coming Sunday I’m giving a non-political ‘show and tell’ talk about my trip to Iran, at… 369 more words