Every now and then, the internet makes it possible for us to stumble across wonderful gifts and treasures. This is a beautifully animated recording of a woman, Ellaraino, recalling her first meeting with her 106-year-old great-grandmother, created by the wonderful… 53 more words
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Today I read a story about a woman named Mary Johnson and her relationship with a man named Oshea Johnson (article at https://storycorps.org/listen/mary-johnson-and-oshea-israel/).
Here’s a brief synopsis of the story: One night in 1993, a fight broke out between Oshea and Mary’s son, who went by the name Laramiun. 601 more words
I LOVED this piece on Friday on NPR!
“I hope their love will grow throughout all of their challenges.” ~Mom
In exactly eight weeks, my brother will be getting married. I wanted to interview my mom so she could share some of her history and wisdom with him (and with his fiancé as they embark on their new life chapter).264 more words