I've been sorting through boxes of memorabilia because we're moving this weekend, and I found this gem among some of my mom's things. It was handwritten, but I've transcribed it here for posterity because when the muse struck her, she wrote some really brilliant verse. A few context notes follow. Ode to the Doppich* A … Continue reading Ode to the Doppich
Rosie’s Memoirs: Cars Part II
Here's the rest of my mom's memoirs concerning all the cars she drove over the years. You guys, I think she was way more into cars than most women of her day! Bracketed [ ] items are my additions: There was a Studebaker in which your dad changed the transmission from automatic to standard, no … Continue reading Rosie’s Memoirs: Cars Part II
Rosie’s Memoirs: Cars part I
Another installment of Rosie's Memoirs: I told you she was into cars. Plus, a new story about a skunk and a bonus throwback caricature of my dad.