Category Archives: Mother

Blue Man

It was March 1988 and I was west bound on highway 205 just before Tracy.  The car I was driving was a wreck.  I had a tool box on the back seat along with a few spare parts and the … Continue reading

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Music of My Life

Kris over at the 1951 Club nominated me for a little tag challenge.  The task is to name 16 “Albums that changed your view of Music.” Well, in my youth I never bought music albums.  It wasn’t until CDs came … Continue reading

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Throw Pillow

On the couch they are decorative fashionable accessories brightening the living room. On the sofa they are good to support the back after a hard day’s work or to lay one’s head on while sleeping to the TV. They can … Continue reading

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December 7th

“Yesterday, December 7, 1941—a date which will live in infamy …” Franklin D. Roosevelt, December 8, 1941 in a speech to congress asking for a declaration of war. This day was a defining day in the lives of my parents.  … Continue reading

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