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Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera Do Detroit

Merida residents Marianne and Jim Kehoe sent me this review of a Detroit exhibit they attended over the weekend. Marianne said she would give the show a 6, not a 5 – it is THAT good. 343 more words

Culture

Two Sisters

Growing up in a military family has to be hard at times; being transferred from base to base, country to country, until you finally get used to packing and moving at a moment’s notice. 496 more words

Family And Friends

Soccer Season Has Begun Again . . . Twenty Years Later . . .

As I parked the car and walked towards the soccer fields, a thousand memories flooded back to me like high tide during a blizzard. How many times had I walked this exact path and how many times had I stood in this same exact spot only a short twenty years ago. 377 more words

Granddaughter

For Lisa

I previously wrote about how metastatic breast cancer sucks. In that post I wrote about Lisa Bonchek Adams I have read so much of her writing and she is an inspiration. 71 more words

Family And Friends

A Country Ballet

In 1986, I was a married man with two small kids and living in Colerain Township. Yes. It seems like a lifetime ago.

In grade school, my daughter took ballet lessons and with those lessons came a ballet recital. 304 more words

Thoughts

bluebirds

bluebirds
truly so blue
trustworthy friends

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Poetry

I Called a Cop by Barbara Edwards

I called a cop by Barbara Edwards

When I heard shots fired in the park behind my house, I called a cop.

When some idiot hit my car and took off, I called a cop. 384 more words

Barbara Edwards,