Color. Color. Color.

Me: Can I have this? Mom: No, you’ll have to wait after we divide things up. Up from Florida, the July air is heavy and musty standing in grandma’s New Jersey basement. On the old wooden shelves are a collection of dusty antique vases in luscious colors- teals,...

Who in your family disappeared?

I subscribe to Family Search. Like Ancestry, more fun.They notify me of an ancestral connection.7th Grandfather’s Homeland. British Colonies. Then I saw the connection.To a great grandmother.Who disappeared in “the divorce.” That connection is...

40 years in business

The design rep walked into the office carrying his box of samples ready to bypass the reception desk wanting to get access to the design staff. I had a staff of four Jr. Designers working on a couple of hotels and restaurants. The man greeted me by handing his...
Doulas of grief…honoring the good cry

Doulas of grief…honoring the good cry

Beautiful One, Here in the states it feels like we are greeted with something everydaythat rocks our psyche….insurrection. atlanta. now boulder. What is this? What is the ask? here’s my answer for this moment… My face takes on “this look”...

Uncovering. Revealing. Dismantling.

“Racial tensions culminated in violent protests in 1971, when fights broke out between white and black students at Bridgeton (Jr.) High School; in March and again in October the fights expanded into the streets, where rioters broke windows, beat bystanders, and...