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Mother Figures – Mother in Objects

Mother in Objects – A Folio of Prose and Poetry Our latest Mother Figures folio depicts how objects evoke the mother: our writers explore, in prose and poetry, concrete representations of the essence of a remembered parent. Karren Alenier –…

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Sarah W. Bartlett – Linen Hankies

Linen Hankies by Sarah W. Bartlett Mutti, we called her. That’s the equivalent of “Mom” in German.  A title we picked up from our six-month sabbatical in Munich, 1957.  The name, having acquired her personality, became my own children’s way…

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Linda Lamenza – My Inheritance

Linda Lamenza My Inheritance When the relatives drank the last drops of Crown Royal Whiskey, my grandmother washed the bottle out, soaked it until its label fell off. Polished, etched crowns surrounded its neck, diamond patterns made a crown, the…

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Deborah LeFalle – Haiku

Deborah LeFalle untitled haiku grandma’s yukata hangs in the tiny closet where her scent remains Deborah LeFalle is a former college educator who started writing in her retirement. In addition to writing she enjoys engaging in the arts,…