The Journey – Day Two

Posted On: September 21, 2017

September 20, 2017: from Erie, PA, to Avon, Ohio and . . .   When I arrived in the Cleveland area, my first stop was Silver Fox flower shop on Detroit Road. The clerk assembled two colorful fall-themed bouquets for me for my next stop: Elmhurst Park Cemetery in Avon, where Dad, Mom and Steve are buried. The flower vases…

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The Journey – Day One

Posted On: September 21, 2017

September 19, 2017: from Campbell Ave., North Bay, ON, to Comfort Inn, Erie, PA   Why Erie, PA, you may well ask? At least two reasons: I wanted a place to stop in between the hectic pace of planning and packing and preparing for the trip and the many activities awaiting me in Cleveland. A place where I could hit…

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A journey from the present to the past . . . and back again

Posted On: September 17, 2017

(Note: page references from Seasoned: A Memoir of Grief and Grace appear in bold.) A Remarkable Journey A remarkable journey awaits me beginning Tuesday, September 19th. It will be one part book tour, one part visits with family and friends, and one part reunion with companions from my years with the Peace Corps in Micronesia. For those first two parts…

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