Monthly Archives: October 2012

Cape capers

When we were on the Cape in the summer, we were in a huge house my grandfather built. When we were small my grandparents would be in the house, and there was Jeanette and her sister, Wanda, who would handle … Continue reading

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Way Back When Part 2

I wrote Part 1 last week – reflections inspired by a poem sent to me by my sister. I am writing this for my own memories and because I used to listen to my mother telling tales of the horse … Continue reading

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Way Back When Part 1

My sister sent me a poem the other day, forwarded by email from friends.  “Isn’t this just us”, says the heading and I began to break it apart and found memories I couldn’t get away from. This was how it … Continue reading

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My Rut

I like my rut. I’m  home again, there’s a list of quits I want to finish, knitting piles surround me now, can I show up in the dining room and a meal appears? I bought the food and stowed it … Continue reading

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we’re back

We are back from our travels. For three weeks we have been royally fed and entertained with lectures and bus trips from Detroit to Portland, Maine. The first leg of our trip from Detroit to Quebec was pretty much as … Continue reading

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