Category: nostalgia

When I was a teenager, I consumed books. It wasn’t unusual for me to read two or three a week, depending on their length. I read Ayn Rand’s The Fountainhead…

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  It’s amazing how memory can catch up with us. My mother could crochet.  I would watch her take a ball of yarn and, with the repetitive movements of a…

childhood life nostalgia

We spilled out of the car, my brother and I rushing into the long lines of evergreens. The fresh, sharp smell of short-leaf pines wrapped around us as we bickered…

childhood life nostalgia

I recently looked through an online listing of homes for sale and came across one that was built in 1912.  I love old homes and began to click through the…

childhood life nostalgia

Over the weekend, I went to my niece’s seventh birthday party.  As always, it was a theme and this year’s theme was Halloween.  The kids were dressed up in costume…

life nostalgia