Sloopy, The Real Deal


Sloopy was the real deal.  My husband, Roger and I, sailed her for fourteen years, three years out of Westbrook, Connecticut and the remaining eleven years out of Mystic, Connecticut.  She was a 30 foot Catalina Tall Rig Sloop, that inspired my Liz Adams Mysteries.

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He Is There

Dad provides the worldly needs

Sits silently aside

Stalwart in his outward pose

Fights demons of his own


Leader of the family

Advisor, loving man

Mentor, coach, defender waits

To mend a broken heart


Wiping tears, encouraging

His child’s growth support

Proud of the accomplishments

Arms out to catch the falls


Father in the sense that’s true

Means more than DNA

Dance recitals, soccer games

Wherever, he is there!

Best Job

Applicant, female must

Multitask, organize

Care for sick, discipline

Volunteer, educate

Buy the food, cook it right

Clean the house, wash the clothes

Taxi drive, navigate

Cheer at games, concerts, plays,

Photograph, entertain

Comfort, soothe broken hearts

Give advice, love, support

Pay is none, no time off

Training nil, guess and learn

Life transformed evermore

Best career, title Mom

P1020641Happy Mother’s Day