To Dorothy

Posted: Friday, January 20, 2012 | Category: Reflections


No matter how far we travel, the memories will follow in the baggage car. — August Strindberg, Miss Julie     Creepy fact? Tim’s father, whom I never met, died on my birthday. My mother, whom Tim never met, died on his birthday. So each year, August 8 and February 6 come and go with […]

The Legend of La Befana — Redux

Posted: Friday, January 6, 2012 | Category: Reflections


Here’s an oldie but a goodie. Did La Befana come to your house this year? Now it’s time to take down the tree in the Dini-Jenkins house . . . Buon Anno a tutti!   When I was a kid, we celebrated Christmas on December 25. Santa Claus came down the chimney (I never knew […]