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Donna's birthday party

I wept, several times.

I wept when I saw Sarah and Harvey, Gladys’s grown up children.

The last regret she told me just before she passed in 1984 was that she wouldn’t be here as Sarah and Harvey grew up. 626 more words

Life Stories

An Unexpected Celebration (and a Pretty Serious Crisis)

German Word of the Day:


n., m., refugee

Yesterday, something special enough happened that I had to break my resolve to never post more than once a week. 575 more words

Oral History Resources: StoryCorps

Maybe you’ve heard their snippets that pop up from time to time on NPR shows. Maybe you’ve seen the booth somewhere and wondered. Maybe you’ve even spent some time in there, in conversation with a loved one. 406 more words

The Human Library

After my mama, the drama queen pulled out the television plug at both ends and chopped up the cord in the driveway for dramatic effect, my siblings and I were left with books and storytelling for entertainment. 450 more words

Story to Tell

When I fall down the TED Talk rabbit hole, I sometimes get bored and don’t find much that really grabs my attention. I mean, learning something new is great, but some talks make me comment out loud and leave me deep in thought and awe. 800 more words

Random Tidbits

Crime Doesn't Pay

Hi Everyone,

Today we started off with a review of using more than one adjective before a noun. Believe it or not, we put these adjectives in a specific order. 486 more words

Treading Water

These past two weeks have been a whirlwind. There are some fun and very privileged opportunities that I’ve been able to secure, and I’m very excited to share those here in the next coming weeks; but one of those things I can share right now is… 659 more words