Tag :grandmother

Posted on 25 Jul 2014
Of Suffering, Deprivation, and Irish Twins …

"vine...-Explored" by Pan.101 It is often said that out of great suffering and deprivation comes not only bitterness and resentment, but at many times strength and resilience. My mother was one of six children to whom m...

Posted on 23 Jul 2014
Of Grandmothers, Masks, and Psychic Abilities…

"African Mask" by ThermalK   My mother’s mother, my maternal grandmother, told me she had been born within a veil. In other words, she was born with a caul, or mask formed by the amniotic fluid, covering her f...

Posted on 08 May 2014
Of Mothers, Daughters and Greatest Moments …

"Moment" by scott.dougall One of the greatest moments I have experienced as the daughter of my mother was when I graduated high school. The last four years had been difficult. My father died during my sophomore year lea...

Posted on 16 Apr 2014
Of Mothers, Admiration, and Forfeited Goals …

"Admiration" by RasMarley Despite the difficulties I had with my mother I admired much about her. That I admired so much about a woman who could be abusive speaks to the craziness of our relationship and my own struggle...

Posted on 02 Apr 2014
Of Mothers, Admiration, and Forfeited Goals …

"Admiration" by RasMarley Despite the difficulties I had with my mother I admired much about her. That I admired so much about a woman who could be abusive speaks to the craziness of our relationship and my own strugg...