Tag Archives: Mom

SOLSC 15 Day 30: Mom Monday

More Slices can be found at Two Writing Teachers. Mom’s birthday, June 4, 1996. Vancouver, WA Mom’s birthday in 1996 was special.  It was also bittersweet.  Mom and Dad came up to visit us in Vancouver, WA.  They travelled up … Continue reading

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SOLSC 15 Day 23: Mom Monday

Head over to Two Writing Teachers for more slices. Mom and Dad grew up in New Jersey.  Mom was Irish-Germand and raised Catholic.  Dad Scot and Pennsylvania Dutch and was raised Presbyterian. In 1948, the year they married, marrying outside … Continue reading

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SOLSC15 Day 16: Mom Monday

Thanks to Two Writing Teachers who have created a community of writers. It’s Mom Monday. Mom worked nights as a nurse.  Dad became a teacher in 1957-58ish so he worked days.  They did this in order to have one parent … Continue reading

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SOLSC15 Day 9: Mom Monday

More slices can be read at Two Writing Teachers. Hair I remember Mom having hair long enough that she would have it put into a French Twist.  The one luxury she allowed herself was a weekly visit to the beauty parlor … Continue reading

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SOLSC15 Day 2: Mom

 Head over  Two Writing Teachers to read more slices. Recently, I auditioned for a show, Listen to Your Mother, in Portland.  Tough competition. Of the thirty plus who tried out, only ten were selected.  That’s okay. (will write more about the … Continue reading

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SOLSC 2015, Day 1: So It Begins

Welcome to the 2015 SOLSC. Thanks to Two Writing Teachers for establishing a place to share. This year I am stepping it up for the SOLSC2015.  I volunteered to be part of the Welcome Wagon.  I know how much I love getting comments … Continue reading

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