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25 08, 2016

Frozen in Time

2021-07-05T21:44:42+00:00 August 25th, 2016|0 Comments

I live in oblivion, frozen in time. November, 2010 was the cruelest month of my life. As Mom fought for her life on her deathbed, my marriage died.  I saw it die before my eyes. Mom's death stripped me to [...]

24 08, 2016

Renaissance

2021-07-05T21:44:30+00:00 August 24th, 2016|0 Comments

Renee is a proper Spanish (Latin) name. The name derives from the word “Renaissance” which means rebirth. To be “born again.” Renatus and Renata are appropriate forms of the name. Renee, after many battles, is born again. In every area, [...]

22 08, 2016

Venice Homeland

2021-07-05T21:46:49+00:00 August 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

Venice has a smell all its own. As I roamed the walkways that shouldered the water thoroughfares of Venice I learned this. Frantically searching to find Campo San Boldo, a place that nearly foretold my Family name, I further discovered [...]