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300 Words for a Biography

  Graduation from Middlebury College, Middlebury Vermont, June 1958Aunt Libby, Cousin Betsy, Jan, my mother, Lil my sister-in-law

Janet was born on December 7, 1936 in Boston Massachusetts, daughter of the late Joseph Buckingham Miller and Dorothy Friend Miller.   309 επιπλέον λέξεις

Travel

Second Thoughts

I’m having 2nd thoughts on «WrIting my biography in 300 words».  That’s the assignment for the residents here at Ida Culver House Broadview (ICHB).  I think this is like writing one’s obituary – which would be helpful for the family left behind.   149 επιπλέον λέξεις

Travel

2020 Week Twenty-Seven

I have almost finished Speak, Memory by Vladimir Nabokov. After seemingly endless memories of his childhood, his teenage years have passed fairly quickly and the family is now living in exile after the Russian Revolution. 398 επιπλέον λέξεις

Other Reading

Fiction Outtakes 537 Bill Wynn 526

They didn’t ever need the extra vegetables Jimmy Banquet Chef brought, not because they weren’t busy but because Bill did have it covered. And because he had it covered they ended up taking those extra vegetables back  to the main kitchen. 646 επιπλέον λέξεις

HIDDEN FILES_[file 4]

Previous file ended as ‘The doctor walked towards Meeran with his head’s down, said that his wife(shabeena) …..

Doctor said «your wife, shabeena gave birth to a baby boy. 438 επιπλέον λέξεις

Autobiography

Getting Over the Kennedys

Sunrise, July 9, 2020

When I think of politics I think of the Kennedys. That is, I did. I’m over it now. This was first posted on Dec. 721 επιπλέον λέξεις

Politics

Hillbilly Elegy, J.D. Vance

This is one of those reviews in which I’m going to say mean things. But first I shall tell you something else. I am really pretty bad at pronouncing words, I think because a large chunk of my vocabulary spawns from the books I read and I’ve never heard someone say the actual words in question. 514 επιπλέον λέξεις

Non Fiction