Tag Archive | fathers and daughters

sandcastles on the cape

Note: My essay (below) was originally published in Victoria Magazine in June of 2017; Father’s Day seems like a wonderful time to share it again. As a little girl, nothing seems quite as large as the ocean, and no hero quite as large as Daddy. For me, no joy seemed greater than summers shared with […]

yellow, i love you

Spring and summer come earlier to southern California (sorry about that) and right now there are lots of┬ároses — especially yellow ones — all over the neighborhood. I have a special memory of yellow roses — my father used to buy them for me for┬áValentine’s Day. Always, from when I was a little girl until […]