My dad's father is the third of my grandparents to be diagnosed with dementia. I sit next to him in the car as he drives us to brunch, today, and wonder for how much longer I'll be able to do this. He still remembers how to drive; how to eat; who I am. Someday, none of these things will ...
If you’ve ever looked at my Goodreads list, you’ll know just how much I love Southern fiction, and novels that are located in and around Sullivan’s Island, in particular. I’ve read nearly everything Dorothea Benton Frank‘s ever written, for instance, and there’s nothing quite like a good, lazy, beachy summer read. Whether or not The Summer Wind is a good, lazy, ...
Stephanie Nielson led what some might call a charmed life. She had a happy marriage, a few little ones around the house, and lots of little things that filled her days with joy. And then she got on a plane. In August, 2008, Stephanie and her husband, Christian, were in a terrible plane crash that nearly killed Stephanie, and left her with burns over ...