Memoirs, Stories to Read

Are you a Coddiwompler?

I half-expected to see Big Foot or at least some giant bug appear behind one of the ancient, giant trees. Everything was so huge. I felt so small. Coddiwompler. “One who travels in a purposeful manner toward a vague destination.”   Love that word. It made me think of my recent trip to California and […]

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Memoirs

Silk Stockings and WWII

Did you know the government banned silk stockings during WWII? That explains why my grandparents buried dozens of them in their back yard. When I was age 10, we moved down to my grandparents’ old place where my father grew up. He told me there was ‘treasure’ buried in the backyard, but the town rumor, […]

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