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My Mother, My Self

My Mother My Self. A letter to my mom

Dear Mi, And another year has whizzed by. I find it hard to believe that it is now nine years, Mi. Of course, you are in our hearts, encouraging us with your wisdom and humor, but it does not compensate for your presence. Yet, what can we do? Keep your memories alive, that’s all we can do. April is such a special month, Mi! Your birthday. Festivals. April holds another precious memory! As I went through my precious box of…

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My mom smiled at me. Her smile kind of hugged me.
Relationships

Mom #AtoZChallenge

Dear Mi, Happy birthday! You would have been 72 today. I always imagined you as rather frail, super-cheerful, gentle-looking and always busy over the years. I have to confess that I never even imagined you in your 70s, because…

blessed to live through two decades with my best friend
Relationships

Of wedding anniversaries, strollers and life

Yesterday was our twentieth wedding anniversary. Yes, we missed our son, who’s away at college. It was a working day and both of us had our long to-do lists, but my husband, being the nice person he is, returned…