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Route 66 Installment #54: My “Orphan” Thanksgiving

Reading Time: 2 minutes Spending the holidays solo can be a challenge. This may have been the first year ever that I needed to rely on the kindness of “strangers” for holiday warmth, celebration, and (of course) turkey over Thanksgiving weekend. My parents are both gone. My older daughter had plans with her husband’s family. I chose not to […]


Route 66 Installment #52: The First 15 Days (Were You in One of Them?)

Reading Time: 3 minutes My annual traditions now include counting my gratitudes. It began during the pandemic and carried through last year, which was a difficult one because of my broken ankle and my mother’s death. But last week, I took the stage at Ignite Phoenix After Hours and did a 5-minute comedy/education gig about getting older and how […]