Family

A Connection That Death Cannot Suspend

“I have always believed that the pain of losing someone is directly proportional to the joy you shared in life.” "Dearest Audrey. None of us is ever old enough to lose our Mammas. Sending gentle thoughts. Love, Sally.”  Courtesy Audrey…

A Blind Visionary

Courtesy Jack Levine My dad was 60 when I was born. Not only was he the oldest dad on the block, he was older than all of my friends’ grandfathers. He was also a blind man, having lost his sight…

Monsters in Midtown

Residents of Midtown’s Beard Street go all out for Halloween, with elaborate decorations, haunted houses and activities to entertain the thousands of people who come to join in the fun. Saige Roberts   Each year near dusk on All Hallows…

For the Love of Bailey

Lauren and author Matt Burke with their daughter, Bailey. Chris L. Crouch   Years ago, when my ex-girlfriend and I broke up, I was full of resentment about the relationship and relieved I’d never have to see her again … until the…