About Life in the 50’s and Retired Ruth
Blogs I Follow
- The British Postal Museum & Archive blog
- Childhood Memories of growing up in the 1950s and 1960s.
- The Brick House
- Enchanted Seashells by Princess Rosebud
- Sean of the South
- Writing By Laura
- Kaggsy's Bookish Ramblings
- Writing and Illustrating
- The Bipolar Writer Mental Health Blog
- What's Nonfiction?
- Grab the Lapels
- Fatima Fakier
- Roth Poetry
- Smorgasbord Blog Magazine
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Monthly Archives: May 2014
The boys slowly approached the archway. “You sure this is the right portal?” asked Jimmy. “We followed the map; it’s got to be the right one,” insisted Ben. Nate didn’t say a word, glancing at the bicycles parked nearby. Something … Continue reading
My arms could barely lift the styrofoam cup of hot coffee to my lips. “Thanks. This is just what I needed,” I said to the stranger who just happened to come past on his bicycle with a silver thermos. … Continue reading
You are looking at one of my Mother’s Day gifts. A new design for my blog! My youngest daughter, Lindsay, and her partner, Winx (who just happens to be a web designer) called and asked if I would like an … Continue reading
Originally posted on Retired Ruth:
Peace Blog #2 for February Buffalo Springfield had a hit with this song in 1967, which predated the Kent State Shootings. In my mind, though, the lyrics resonate with what happened that day…. http://youtu.be/gp5JCrSXkJY It…
Valaria worked into the night sewing the tiny beads on a gown that would be worn by the future queen. For over 50 years, her sewing skills were legend throughout the country. “Val! Come to bed. The light will be … Continue reading