Category: Featured Stories

FATE (With a Push from Mama)

Fate (With a Push from Mama) By Mary Lee In 1971, I attended Central Piedmont Community College in Charlotte, North Carolina.  Mama drove me to class.  I was 19 years old, but had zero interest in...

CLOAK OF GRATITUDE

  CLOAK OF GRATITUDE ©Kathleen Hewitt The autumn night air filled my room with the beauty of change and cooled me. Covering myself with the gold silk comforter from a beloved aunt, I was...

WORDS (Breast Cancer)

WORDS (Breast Cancer) by Paulette Goltz I received the call on November 3rd, 2003 at 2:30 p.m. while I was at work. I was informed my mammogram and biopsy that was done on October...

paralysed by procastination

SOOTY

From the unforgettable memoir, “Two Decades of Diapers” by Barbara Studham, comes this heart-rending memoir of Sooty. Originally published in Memoirabilia #1.  SOOTY As a kid, I wasn’t keen on schedules, but every Saturday...