I’m beginning to fall more and more in love with Aretha Franklin. Oh, to be a woman so big! The voice, the confidence, the persona, the guts…
November 28, 2011 Greetings from the Breers at Pie in the Sky! Christmas time finds me and Jeremiah elated over the arrival of snow and tardy in the writing of thank-you’s. Killing two birds with one stone, I sit down on a day off to wish you all a delightful holiday season and thank you […]
I’ve kept a journal since 1996, when as a six-year-old I was given a student notebook by my mother and assigned daily entries. Mama used my writing to gather spelling words and insight into the mind of her shy, eldest daughter. Writing did not come easily to me, and my earliest writing was tedious. I […]
In Plainfield, even the carpenters wear T-shirts memorializing Che Guevara and Bob Marley, and they listen to rough-cut reggae and sport aviator glasses and West-coast vocabulary.