Archive for March 10th, 2018

Living History: Ernest Hemingway

Sloppy Joe's, a Hemmingway haunt.

“Live the full life of the mind, exhilarated by new ideas, intoxicated by the romance of the unusual.”  --Ernest Hemingway Hemingway was born on July 21, 1899, in Oak Park, Illinois. He gained early experience as a reporter for the Kansas City Star newspaper. Yearning to serve in World War I, Hemingway became an ambulance driver for the Red Cross in Italy in 1918, ...

 
 

Mind Matters: Another view on grandparenting

We are the carriers of history, whether we want to be or not. Now that I am a grandmother, I find myself reflecting a lot on having been a mother to young children, constantly thrown back to when my children were the age of my grandchild. I am also pondering about what it was like for my grandmother and mother to be grandparents. People often quip, “Ah, ...