My Favorite Love Stories

Everybody enjoys a good love story, and since I'm in the middle of planning a wedding, love stories are on my mind. So, I thought I'd share some of my favorite, true love stories. When my Grandma was dying at 93, she was in and out of consciousness in a hospital bed in her living room with all of her children around her. She kept asking my mom when I was going to be there. I was flying there from D.C. My mom thought she was hanging on until I got there. I like to think there was some … [Read more...]

How to Survive Breast Cancer

If you're a loyal reader of my blog, you know I can't let October slip by without mentioning breast cancer.   It has to be done.   It's Breast Cancer Awareness month and everything is pink.       Everything.   Yesterday I went to my favorite bookstore in Buxton, N.C. and talked to my favorite bookstore owner, Gee Gee.   She calls me her "sister" because we share a history of breast cancer.   It's good to talk … [Read more...]