Category: memoirs

The Saga of Nature Boy

Daily Prompt: Out of Breath… what was your busiest day in the past decade? Here goes… A day in the life, 15 November 2012 6:45 a.m.  Hubby’s alarm goes off.  He is working from home and doesn’t start until 8, but there you have it.  The longer he […]

Meet My Beautiful Mum

From earliest childhood, Mum’s singing was more or less a constant feature in my life. When I was about four, just before starting school, I can recall sitting at Fortune’s Barn in Bradford, New Hampshire watching my beautiful mum in her bronze lame’ mini-dress belting out Patsy Cline […]

Letting Go of My Eggo

Few things spell childish comfort in our home as does the Eggo waffle. Don’t ask me why. Perhaps it was the catchy advertising: The dad and his son simultaneously gripping the same, crispy golden waffle as it popped up from the toaster and shouting, “Hey! L’eggo my Eggo!” […]