Monthly Archives: January 2011

My Writing Companions

Grandmothers and grandfathers and… they poke at me and tug my sleeve. Listen to us; our voices are real. These things did happen. Tell our stories, learn from our lives. Keep our words with you…  (adapted from a poem by … Continue reading

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Welcome to my writings!

  …and though it be my story                                                                                                                    it will be common,                                                                                                                                    though it be singular                                                                                                                                it will be known to you…  (Mary Oliver) I will be occasionally posting some of my personal essays on this site for the benefit of … Continue reading

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