Category: Family

About ties that run deep and blood relations.

April 30, 2017 / / Family
November 7, 2016 / / Family

1 December 2015–It is my time. Over the years it has always been the same.  Never secretive, but usually alone.  It just feels better that way.  In the same way…

December 7, 2015 / / Family
July 7, 2015 / / Family

Photo: My dad (L) and his twin brother on the tailgate of the ’53 Chevy wagon. Editors Note: I wrote this essay in September of 1998 for an assignment during…

December 27, 2012 / / Family

I roll over in bed and try to figure out what the clock hands are saying.  I wish ma would let me have a digital clock, they’re so easy to…

February 8, 2011 / / Family

“Yeah, my parents still live in NH, err, I mean my mother still lives in NH” I often find myself saying when someone asks if I have family in NH. …