Tag: Reminiscing

On Expressing Delight

After watching a good television show, our granny, Dee, used to express delight by saying “Shoo” while she clapped her hands and threw her right arm and leg in the air.

The Evolution of a Homeplace

    The Wright’s home place went through many changes over the years. Trees grew taller, fences built and taken down. Screen added to the porch. Several different makes and models of cars drove along the gravel road. I love how time is captured in these photos.

Jennifer’s Favorite Movie

I saw this movie in the late 1980s, and I knew that as I got older its significance would mean more and more to me. I was correct on so many levels! The themes that resonate with me so much are the loss of home and loved ones, changing times, simpler times, and the tension…

Emily’s Favorite Movie

I find my favorite music and movies made during my “coming of age” years. The time when all things seemed possible and my whole adult life lay before me with an endless horizon. I had more time then to escape into another world of books and movies than I do now.  A Room With a…