gratitude

What I learned from my parents

This piece was written by my former professor, who I like to consider one of my writing mentors, Dr. Teresa Burns Murphy, as a tribute to her parents. They will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary this month. Happy anniversary to a couple who obviously understand what it takes to love others well. My parents were… Continue reading What I learned from my parents

gratitude

Like sides

"Just remember that like sides always go together." My very patient friend sat across from her dining room table, patiently pinning together fabric to fashion a throw pillow for our baby's nursery. Not only was she patient with the fabric and with the process of learning a new technique, but she was also patient with… Continue reading Like sides