MARCHING FOR CHANGE—MY OWN Elizabeth Willis Barrett………….July 2017 I have been changing through the years. In some ways, that’s not so good. I could do without the sagging, the puddling, and the petering out of my energy. But in other ways, change has been very necessary. It is time for me to quit marching down […]
THE MAN WITHOUT A COUNTRY Elizabeth Willis Barrett………….May 30, 2017 When I was in grade school, I remember watching on more than one occasion, a movie called The Man Without a Country. As usual, I don’t remember any details—only that a man was destined to go around in a boat for the rest […]
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I am the wife of a wonderful educator, the mother of five great kids and the grandmother of nineteen charming grandchildren. I love learning, teaching, reading, speaking, writing, photography and music. I want to discuss a variety of subjects such as: menus for a crowd, depression, cleaning tips, childhood anxiety, ideas for family gatherings, syndromes, positive psychology, drug abuse and whatever else comes up in this quandary of daily living.
If everything turns out just like I want it to, this website will be a gathering place for friends around the world. We will learn together, share ideas and encourage each other in our aspirations. Hope you’ll join me!