Category: memoirs

The Blue Gypsy

She entered our lives in 1972, all shiny “Sea Blue” and white plastic interior.  As I recall, this was the first and, indeed, the only new vehicle our mom ever bought.  Though seatbelt laws were not yet enacted and we had spent many happy road trips drifting around […]

Run, Little Pony!

Though pony ownership is every little girl’s dream, to this very day it remains a bit of a mystery to me as to how my own family ended up fulfilling it. Sure, every kid has dreams, but one thing I learned early on was that a dreamer was sure […]