The Boys of Summer

The Boys of Summer

Watching all the memorials of the 75th anniversary of the bombing of Pearl Harbor, I found myself tearing up. My father enlisted in the Navy in June of 1944. He was only 17 and his mother had to sign her permission. He served through 1946 on the USS Enterprise. He...
Who Am I?

Who Am I?

When you’re a woman with children, this question is freighted with meaning. When you’re a woman with children and you are working outside the home, the question is even weightier. Are you a wife, a mother, a daughter, a professional – some weird combination with...