Expectation Packaged in an Envelope

I wasn’t shocked in the least when I started working on my birthday letter-writing project a couple of months ago and found it to be a perfect fit for me. I am not at all afraid, ashamed, or feeling weird about admitting that I am very good at writing letters....

Corinna’s Letter

I’ve been diligently working on my 50th birthday letter writing project (details here), and having the time to do an in-depth reflection of my life and the people in it has been fabulous. When it’s all said and done I will be writing more than fifty...

Telling Our Stories

One of the things I have always loved about getting together with my parents is the storytelling. There are certain stories in our family (and probably yours too) that get told and retold. Favorite stories for us include the one about how my dad stuck a fork in his...