My Son

  By Miriam Laserson Varon Some day this hand will outgrow mine. These tiny fingers which I now entwine, So soft to touch, so frail to press, Will do man’s labor, skilled and bold, Will play and punish, hurt and bless, Carry a lover’s tendermost caress, Will draw life’s pattern, line for line – And Read More…

May books and talks

  During our meeting in May, 2016, we again discussed classics, nonfiction, film, a little bit of everything. Enjoy this eclectic list!   FICTION “Wuthering Heights” by Emily Bronte (Daniela) “Summer” by Edith Wharton (Daniela)   NONFICTION “The Big House” by George Howe Colt (Starr) “Founding Gardeners” by Andrea Wolf (Daniela) “Etty Hillesum: An Interrupted Life, the Read More…