The Mom Stop column: Memories last even after we say goodbye

Columns share an author’s personal perspective.*****In the back of most people’s minds, I imagine there is a “home place” or family table – a place where the family of our childhoods gather in our memories, long after loved ones have passed.For me, it’s largely my grandparent’s home, the place where they lived for 50 years,… … Read More

The Mom Stop column: Memories of Dad linger after last talk

As I sit at home, “sheltering in place” like so much of the world, it seems a bit odd to think about what life was like a few weeks ago, a few months ago or even a year ago.It was a year ago that I talked to my dad for the very last time. It… … Read More