Me and my dad a long, long time ago. Photo courtesy of the author.

Sometimes I wonder what my father thought as he walked me down the aisle at my first wedding.

Did he know that my marriage was doomed? Did he have reservations about my first husband?

Was he glad when it ended?

I’ll never know his opinions about this because he never…

The car that was passed to me.. 1969 Nova fresh off the drag strip pic by author

Everyone has watched an old western and heard the phrase “young whippersnapper.”

And who hasn’t run into a crabby “old” person? It could be a neighbor, a relative, or even a stranger.

Then there is the phrase “young at heart.” That’s the kind of person I want to be. I…

Photo by Ian Hutchinson on Unsplash

Since my retirement as an educator, I have developed a new interest in politics. For the first time, I watch the evening news and read the headlines to see what is going on in our country.

I’m finding that it is a pretty scary time to live in the United…

Ruby Lee

Mother, Wife, Teacher, Librarian, Teller of Stories. Author of The Marriage Wars by Leeanne Beasley Berry

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