That’s the name of a story I read recently by author, Mary Beckwith. As the story goes, the little boy found a ladybug and was studying it quite intently. The Mother heard him say, “it must be a gentleman bug“. Questioning him as to why he seemed to know the opposite of “lady” was “gentleman”his […]
Days of Fun in Sand and Snow With Cherished childhood toys. Imaginary roads brought joy and hours of play for little girls and boys. Wrapped and Found beneath a tree, disguised as christmas presents, Giant projects filled their thoughts, and play became more pleasant. Now, safely resting on a shelf in colorful display, Grown construction […]
I rested my elbows on the windowsill and videoed away..so to speak.
Think about it! No comment… Listening closely to commercials, occasionally gives me food for thought, but not often. I need to hear one many times before the substance finally clicks, if there actually is any “substance”. Today, this commercial got my undivided attention. Apparently, a certain pill “can” help to make old folks, like me, […]
It was the perfect message in a time of sadness.
It has always seemed unusual to me that a horse named Mable will win a race in which a horse named Star Of Glory will come in six lengths behind.
HE WENT TO THE SYNAGOGUE, AS WAS HIS CUSTOM…. As a young girl, I was asked to baby sit for my infant nephew while my sister and her husband went out for the evening. Since the child had a slight cold, my sister’s instructions were to give him a spoon full of cough medicine from […]
As often happens in life, my future was unknown. I couldn’t have imagined at the age of 50, I would become the owner and operator of Mary Anne’s Hallmark Shoppe.
Ever wonder what kind of an impression you left on folks today? Think about it.
My husband and I were standing at our living room window, watching a man walking down the distant road. The man lived nearby in a broken down house. Every day he walked two miles to a neighborhood bar where he spent his time.