Memories, Lace and Larkspurs

After thirty-two years of writing, I took a two year sabbatical. Well, I’m back. For your interest, I’m broadening the scope of this site; some content from earlier years and some from the present will be added.  Also, some updates about our school mates will appear. The following short-short is a memoir that won me […]

June 10, 2014 · Carolyn · No Comments
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Thanksgiving Turkey Shoot

“I’m going to have a turkey for thanksgiving this year,” Barnard, my brother, declared thrusting his chin out. “Just where will you get the money to buy it?” I challenged. We didn’t raise turkeys and had never in my memory eaten one. “I don’t have to have money,” he said pointing at his head, “I’ve […]

November 22, 2011 · Carolyn · 2 Comments
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Rolling Store Man

The arrival of the rolling store was always an exciting event.

May 29, 2010 · Carolyn · 3 Comments
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