Monthly Archives: February 2015

In Praise of One-Arm Wonders

TWO WORDS CAUSED A COMPLETE work stop at our house on a recent Saturday morning. I finally had gotten motivated to tackle the tsunami of rumpled clothes that grows every week in baskets behind the closed door of our bedroom … Continue reading

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Grandma’s rings ride again

AS MY MOTHER AND I chatted together at the farm over winter break, she cleaned out the drawers of a marble-topped chest and found two rings — both stripped of diamonds, the shanks sawed off, the gold dull. Inspecting the … Continue reading

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