Pink Houses

This is where a part of me still lives, in my hometown, in my late grandmother’s childhood home. I love that the palm trees and bridal wreath shrubs are still there lining the driveway. I love that the grape arbor still produces scuppernong and black grapes and is the perfect height for children since my great grandmother was a tiny woman. There are many secrets, … Continue reading Pink Houses

Mama’s Day

When my little girl used to tell me Happy Mother’s Day, I would tell her that if it weren’t for her I wouldn’t be a mother which she would reply…..” Mama, I was just going toward the light”. This child of mine, now a woman has made my life the most joyous I could have ever imagined for myself. Of course there were the difficult … Continue reading Mama’s Day