May, 2013

valley forge

Memorial Day Pause

The renovated barn apartment I live in offers a plethora of dwelling options for local birds.  It’s a little like living in an aviary, the day progressing with songs and shrieks from busy feathered co-inhabitants.  This morning I awoke  to birds singing outside my window and daylight streaming into the room.  My husband and family were at morning Mass particularly remembering those in our armed forces. I slept through Mass but in the…

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Halfway There

Halfway through my first novel coincides with what could be halfway through my life if I live to my early 90’s.  Granted, having a relative that lived to be 113 (in Italy), and parents that died too young, at 68 and 75, I suppose time will tell where I’m at. But the novel is for certain.  Halfway there.   Lately, I’ve been following the story of Colleen Hoover because she published her novels during…

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