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Going shopping with my Mother- a lesson in Birds and Mammals-aka- I had some self-esteem a minute ago.

For my birthday, my Mother took me shopping.

I was already feeling bad enough about turning the big five-0, but I had some therapy sessions coming up and I guess I needed something to really justify the copay. 597 more words

Book review: A Heart Just Like My Mother’s, by Lela Nargi, illustrated by Valeria Cis

Nargi, Lela. A Heart Just Like My Mother’s. Illustrated by Valeria Cis. Kar-Ben Publishing, 2018. $17.99. ISBN 9781512420982. Unpaged. Ages 4-8. P6 Q7

Anna’s family celebrates many occasions, from Rosh Hashanah to the last day of school. 228 more words

Book Reviews

What to tell your daughter on graduation night

Graduation is looming. Again. My daughter, the baby of the family, will be graduating college. It sounds so cliche, but I honestly don’t know how four years could go by so quickly. 376 more words


Excerpt from Writing; Diana #3

A middle-aged wife and mother faces the ostracization of her community and is rejected by her daughter when her husband goes to prison for sexually abusing young boys. 1,103 more words

My mama.

I missed you yesterday

And the other day,

I miss you today,

I know I will miss you still after today.

Susan McMillan



Dear Vodka,

One more day to go and I’ll be set free…

Well, it will be more like probation because I feel like once I return to school, I’ll be like a prisoner released on good behaviour or house arrest. 368 more words


Celiac and Alzheimer's: Is There a Connection?

This has long been a topic of interest to me. Why? Because my mother lived with Alzheimer’s disease for 14 years, and my daughter was born with Celiac disease. 1,009 more words