How to label our later years in life? Savoring the time, but understanding it may be fleeting.
Summers in New England made life long memories that can be triggered by sweet corn, bird song, beaches, thunderstorms, etc.
When out and about on the streets of Kyoto, my attention, in the summer, was quickly drawn to the myriad displays of fans and parasols that pop up in department stores and other retail spaces, as well as on women in the street. I had thought these accessories were just a leftover affectation or vestige from ancientContinue reading “WHEN IT’S TIME FOR A PARASOL, OR WHEN IN ROME!”
Even as my Dad lay dying, he maintained his impeccable sense of humor to the end, lightening the spirits of those around him.
My Mother would be smiling if she could see how much neater I’ve become since traveling to Japan!