Tell Me a Story: Sharing Our Lives in Words, Music and Pictures

Don’t you just love a good story? I know I do. The stack of books (fiction and otherwise) by my favorite chair, on the desk, at my bedside, lining my bookshelves and residing in my Kindle attest to my love of story. Want me to remember something? Narrate it, wrap a story around it and …

“Music Soothes the Savage Beast” or Something Like That

I had no fear of turning 60, but I must admit I didn’t expect to spend the momentous day laid low with a nasty stomach virus. At least I had the empathy of a six-year-old friend:  “Oh, dear! ” exclaimed my buddy when he found out I was sick. “Mrs. Lochamire won’t be able to eat …