“Know Your Worth–Breakfast with ‘Friends’ “

“Know Your Worth–Breakfast with ‘Friends’ ” I’m talking girlfriend groups here. The various collections we women seem to gravitate towards by way of similar interests…vocations…avocations. There’s often an interesting dynamic that occurs. Now, at 76 years of age, I’ve had all sorts of girlfriends. Unfortunately, 3 of my closest have already left this world, but […]

Sunstroke Out of Nowhere

Sunstroke Out of Nowhere   It was a lovely day in June, 1964, so lovely, in fact, that I decided at the tender age of 19 that my charges (patients) at the Adolf Meyer Building (Admittance Building) should have a chance to enjoy the balmy weather, too, and not be confined to the inner walls […]

Kids Lie             

KIDS LIE “But why do kids lie?” she asked, shaking her head in disbelief. It was one mother’s shocked reaction to our finding out that our 16-year-old daughters lied about who’d be supervising a sleep-over party at a friend’s house. We found out: “No one.” “Because that’s what they do,” I answered. “They tell ‘mis-truths’ […]