Child of Mill Workers

Child of Mill Workers  I was probably 10 or 11. I’d meander down the road, peer over Red Bridge, into the swirling waters below, and go on to what I called the “Wrap Around Mill.” I called it such for the fact it traveled along one street and curved around the next.  Today, a thriving […]

Humor on the Cancer Ward

“Humor on the Cancer Ward” I didn’t always recognize its importance. I mean when I was younger, I thought that being attractive, outgoing, articulate were sure-fire antidotes to one’s suffering a life of mediocrity. I just never recognized the value of something I took for granted– my sense of humor. And then life happened. When […]

“When Troubles Come in Battalions–Cancer”

Note: If you missed my prior post, “Heart Attack,”you may want to first reference that. And to make sure you don’t miss future posts, please consider signing up, on my website where my posts appear (scroll down to Blog on Home Page or access it in upper right corner, under Blog..then “Memories” at  colleenkellymellor.com).  “When […]