The Lullaby Tradition

I would brush my teeth as quickly as I could and run into bed to await my parents’ entrance.  I…

A Play.

A Play.  “You Know You are Raising A Toddler When…” Characters: Parent:  Tired, hungry, late for something Toddler:  Screaming, crying,…

I Still Do

I choose to wear my wedding band, even though the hot air makes my fingers swell. After all, we are…

Night Terrors

There was a ship and a dragon.  Sometimes the ship was Pirate themed, sometimes it was right out of Peter…

A Birthday Card

Love begins with imagination. [1] My imagination took off the first moment I met him.   It was the first…

An English Lesson

Several years ago, I found myself standing in the center of the Piazza de la Repubblica surrounded by hundreds of…

I Want to Be Labeled

The first time I remember it happening to me, I was reading a book by a community pool. My infant…