Category Archives: most excellent gifts

Safe Harbors

SAFE HARBORS by Marilyn Yocum ONE came to visit, stayed for years, understood Mom more than Mom did. When storm flags flew, she shuffled to her room, waved us little girls in, blew smoke rings and spoke of vaudeville to … Continue reading

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Searching for a Gift for the Refugees

A little thing, this, but a big thing for me. I WAS STUCK for an idea of what to give the refugees as a gift. I wanted to give gloves. Most of them walk from the bus stop with bare … Continue reading

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Best Thing This Week: I Don’t Have What’s Needed

BEST THING that happened this past week is that I did not have what someone needed, so when the elderly refugee gestured to me she had no gloves and I said I had none to give her, the woman standing … Continue reading

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