Here's a biographical sketch of my grandparents' journey to America. I never got to meet them, but I am grateful for learning about them from my father while was he living. Although it saddens me to think that when I first posted this, he was still alive, I'm still happy we had the chance to … Continue reading A Journey by Boat – Friday Fictioneers
This week's Friday Fictioneers is based on the story of my grandparents, whom I never met. My father is the youngest in this story. Thank you Rochelle for leading our group. Find more stories from the Fictioneers here. Biography: 100 words Copyright – Jan Wayne Field A Journey by Boat Melchior, a carpenter, couldn't have … Continue reading A Journey by Boat – Friday Fictioneers – 09/13/13
I consider myself patriotic, I do. I love my country and I'm fond of celebrating American Independence Day with friends and fanfare. But just curious, because I wonder if anyone is experiencing the same thing I am. Why do we now celebrate July 4th on July 3rd as well. I mean, isn't it also called … Continue reading Happy 3rd of July!