Category Archives: Growing Pains

Save the Last Dance for Daddy

Due to one health problem after another this past two months, I have not been able to blog. Today, seems like the perfect day to make my come back. It is Father’s day back in America. My mother sent me … Continue reading

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Graduation Reception

I was regretting my decision not to walk across the stage at graduation this month, but my church family really made me feel special at the graduation reception this past weekend. It was much more memorable for me than walking … Continue reading

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Fall Down Seven Times, Stand up Eighth Time

EEEEEEEEEEEEEE! YAY! This is what I was screaming (while jumping up and down and running around the house) when my diploma came in the mail a couple weeks ago. It designates that I graduated with my bachelors in science in … Continue reading

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Grandma’s Hands

August 1st was the fifteen year anniversary of the death of Edith Belle Workman Collins. She was my grandma. She was also my closest friend until she died at age 86, when I had just turned 13. We only saw … Continue reading

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If I could write a Letter to Me? Wait! I did – at 13!

To: Kathryn on your 28th Birthday From: 13 year old Kathryn Dear much older and mature Kathryn, Did you become the writer you wanted to be, did you fulfill your lifetime dream of being a biologist or teacher, biology teacher? … Continue reading

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