The Elderly Lady Next Door

By Deborah Sherwood I am a Baby Boomer–part of a group of post-war Americans born between 1946-1964. As a child, I hula-hooped, watched the Mickey Mouse Club, and dreamed of being a carhop at the local A&W. As a teen, I swooned over The Beatles and danced “The Twist.” My hair parted in the middle […]

Staycation: Area Code, Southwest

By Deborah Sherwood Working from home has its perks.  Daily commutes in rush hour traffic have evolved into trudging from the bedroom to a laptop on the kitchen table next to the box of Frosted Flakes, shoved out of webcam view.  Whacking the snooze button has become a morning exercise.  Showers are optional and leisurely, […]