Tag: dad

Dad’s “Magic”- A Guest Post by Linda (My Mom)

Hi Everyone! I'm still busy NaNo-ing. So far I'm doing well and I'm on track to finish. "Embracing the suck," as they say.  In the meantime, WOAW keeps chugging along with a guest post by my mother, Linda.  You may recall that I wrote this post about my grandfather, my Gido.  That's my mom's dad. … Continue reading Dad’s “Magic”- A Guest Post by Linda (My Mom)


Pimp My Van, circa 1978

During my childhood years, my father loved to purchase big ticket, unexpected and unrequested items without my mother's approval. I think he liked to surprise us. Either that, or he was afraid Mom would nix his "great ideas" before he had a chance to execute his plans. For instance, the morning of one of my … Continue reading Pimp My Van, circa 1978