Every morning and evening this week, Lenni has asked, “When will Mama be here?” We do the countdown each time. I tell her what day it is and how many days until Mama comes home. 351 more words
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Art by Carolyn Hall Young.
When I first decided to start a journal I didn’t just start it. As is my way, I thought about it, I wrote countless journal entries in my head, I tried out journal apps, debated whether I should write a personal journal or a blog, tested and downloaded four different journal apps and five blog hosting sites and worried about what my family or friends would say about topics that were taboo in those circles. 532 more words
My lovely sister-in-law-to-be is currently studying at UCLA, and she recently had access to their archives for research. She chose to look at the diaries and correspondence of Anais Nin and was extremely excited about having the chance to look at these documents, to touch the pages Anais had touched, to see her words as they were written. 340 more words