Archive for December 2019

Well Wishes to My Sister on Her Birthday

Today is my sister’s ___ birthday. I am not about to reveal her age but will note that she is younger than me. I am breaking my promise not to ever write about her. But as relationships between sisters often go – you don’t always keep your promises to each other, especially if there is... Read more »

Reflections on My Trip to Lafayette, Louisiana

I recently traveled to Lafayette, Louisiana for a family gathering. Located in southwestern Louisiana, Lafayette is home to Acadiana, the French-speaking part of the state. Current residents descend from either the Cajun or Louisiana Creole populations. My paternal ancestors were from this region and the family trip was planned to celebrate what would have been... Read more »