Tag Archives: Gabriel Garcia Marquez

Happy Birthday!

Tweet Today is my husband Dan’s birthday.  He is… well, older than he was yesterday.  His birthday always brings me pause, because mine is just a week after his.  Dan is the one who first told me Billie Burke’s observation that … Continue reading

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On My Father’s 96th Birthday~

Tweet On my dad’s 90th birthday, his “kids” took him to Marie Callendar’s for lunch.  The 20-something waitress stood in the entryway between my dad and me, holding the menu and chatting.  Finally she said, “So, when’s the old guy going to get … Continue reading

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