Monthly Archives: May 2014

Hallowed Ground

(Originally written October 26, 2011. Reposted today in honor of Memorial Day.) Many times over the years, I’ve struggled as a professional writer to find just the right headline, just the right lead, just the right caption, just the right word. Sometimes when … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Dorothy Donar!

This little flapper look-a-like is my mom, Dorothy May Donar, age 12 (c. 1923) who, if she were still among us, would have  103 candles on her birthday cake today! Oh, the headlines she must have read in those days … Continue reading

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