True Love Forever, Interrupted

Parker Stevenson and Shaun Cassidy in “The Hardy Boys”

Cardiac Athletes

With the support of strangers who became friends

Luc Potvin (left) and Shawn Conway meeting in Boston, 2018

Image by OpenIcons from Pixabay

Along with son Rick, Team Hoyt completed 32 Boston Marathons

Photo by DMoore5556, GNU Free Documentation License

St. Patrick’s Day

May the road rise, may the sun shine, and may you laugh at all your grievances

Photo by Robert V. Ruggiero on Unsplash


I really don’t want to know

Photo by Laura Fuhrman on Unsplash

Pandemic Reflections

How I avoided a Covid mask conflict early in the pandemic

Photo by Alice Pasqual on Unsplash

St. Patrick’s Day

Photo by Yan Ming on Unsplash

It just keeps growing

Photo by Jonny Højdam on Unsplash

Hair Parts

For the record I’m still waiting for my shaved sides to grow back evenly.

My mother said I needed to iron my shirt. I refused. I did use a curling iron on my hair. (photo by long closed photo studio)

Stacey Curran

Teacher, runner, former journalist; few N.E. Press Assoc. Awards, few Boston Globe essays, few Medium sites, few anthologies, few poems, so many grocery lists.

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