Writing.

Life

  • Looking Back for Hahl-muh-nee on my First Day of Kindergarten.

    Hahl-muh-nee* woke me up with the sun and told me to get ready for school.  I pretended not to hear ...

  • That Time Daisy Stole My Heart.

    Fifteen years ago, I brought home my Daisy girl. She, a 6-month old bichon poodle, stole my heart the ...

  • Shrinking Into Omma’s Skin: Overcoming A Lifetime Of Being The “Big One.”

    What little girl doesn’t grow up wanting to be exactly like her mother? I was certainly no exception ...

  • Seaweed Soup For Birthdays.

    As an American, I grew accustomed to two things on my birthday: Sheet cake. Presents. Now, I like getting ...