Category: age

I Am a Mother, By Nature

I Am a Mother, By Nature
Mother Nature By Celeste T. Parker It was Mother’s Day 2009.  Grandma had been gone since February of the previous year.  It felt like I’d lost my mom too.  That’s why we were there, at the Hilton, downtown.  I think Mom enjoyed the Broadway musical we’d gone to see.  The rhythms and colors of the... Read more »

That ONE Lie Most Women Tell

That ONE Lie Most Women Tell
By A Comeaux While out shopping on a random afternoon, casual mom banter ensued at the check-out line that left me baffled. “What do you use on your skin?” she asked me. *insert blank stare. A woman not of my heritage, not only complimented me on my skin but insisted on knowing my age and... Read more »