Looking forward…and back

On February 2, 2018 my husband and I will be moving back to Iowa, to the town where I grew up. For the most part I am thrilled to be returning! I’ll be nearer to my daughters and my first granddaughter, who will arrive just days before we do. Dad will be only a 5 […]

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  A title for this post didn’t come to mind right away. There’s so much inside my head that I’m not sure where to being. What I do know is that what I’m facing has been and will be faced by many others. If there’s one thing I’ve learn in my 61 ½ years of […]

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Closing gates

When I was 6 weeks old my parents took me to Germany on a military transport ship. Apparently I slept in an orange crate on the journey, there being no cribs available. After returning to the US when I was 5 years old, I stayed put until I was 14, when I visited England with […]

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