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The Teal Flower Girl Dress

This weekend two relatives I dearly love are celebrating fifty-five years of marriage.  Fifty-five years. A lifetime for some. Others don’t even live to see their fifties, forget about sustaining a marital relationship that long.   Our eldest brother, Richard (Reb to his sibs) and wife, MaryAnne met in 1964 while […]

Fireflies Dance at Dusk

The lime green intermittent flashes darted in and out of the flowers, carrying me back to my first firefly siting as a kid. We were at my grandmother’s big house on Orchard Lake in Michigan; it was the 1960’s. Scads of tiny green lights twinkled brightly as we chased them […]