Promised Land

  This is from an historical novel I am working on - enjoy and comment on how to improve - context is that Lizzie has her newest daughter-in-law, Mary, living with her as her son, George, is serving in the Navy at Pearl Harbor 1944.  Lizzie is telling these stories through memory/flashback and diary entries … Continue reading Promised Land

Nostalgia

Nostalgia Remembering the past Idealization of times gone by Days of old Bittersweet memories Nostalgia Childhood freedom Unrestrained laughter Swinging and hiding and seeking Discovery and dreams Nostalgia Longing for what never was Aching for a past never experienced In the way it’s remembered Reminiscing Leaving out the struggle Nostalgia Faded valentines Handwritten letters tied … Continue reading Nostalgia