Mother’s Day, complicated

Mom with me and KristynAs I learn more about how memory works, I recognize that we are not always, or even often, very reliable witnesses of our own lives. [Read more]

We fell into conversation.

Grayson_Milling_company_01I’m currently on a cross-country drive with my parents that began Monday morning in Massachusetts. The fourth morning of our trip found us doubtfully inspecting our options at the continental breakfast in a motel in Grayson, Kentucky, in the company of an early-rising couple from southeastern Ohio. The phrase “we fell into conversation” describes our experience aptly, but it didn’t go the way you might think. [More….]