Guilt: Another Leaf

I’m not a religious person.  Spiritual, yes.  I believe there is a God.  I believe there is a pre-determined destiny for my life.  And I believe in guilt. I grew up thinking I was Catholic like I was Italian.  It was in my blood and a thing you were, not a thing you did.  The … More Guilt: Another Leaf


This spring two women that played an influential role in my life passed away.  One was my grandmother.  I hadn’t spoken to her in five years.  She left this world with very few people by her side.  I did not attend her funeral.  The other was my ex-husbands mother only a week later.  When my … More Ghosts