Today is the 33rd anniversary of my father’s death.
We are visiting family on the Island of Schiermonngikoog in the Friesland Islands, so I took myself to the local graveyard for some contemplation.
In my f […]
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In the middle of an archaeology dig in Rennes, France in 2013, researchers stumbled upon an unusual find. In the sealed lead lined coffin of a noble woman, named Louise De Quengo, Lady of Brefeillac, a lead […]
Twenty-two years ago this past July my sister died.
It was the first time I had witnessed the slow and steady decline of a loved one as I watched helplessly as her body was ravaged by the cruel disease she had […]
My grandmother was an adventurous spirit, always trying new things. She was sometimes shocked by the changes in the world, having been born in 1905. ‘It’s not the same anymore’ she would sometimes say. She was […]
Memoleaves is created by three women who met through our children. A chance conversation about the weather between a filmmaker, a multimedia specialist and a psychotherapist birthed Memoleaves. We want to create […]
Oscar was The Play Meister. He could entice any dog to play with him; if not fur-to-fur then he would steal their ball and make them chase him. He would dart this way-and-that, with the biggest smile on his ball […]
I had always watched people die on TV but never knew it would feel like this. I felt like I had been shot by electric wire when I found out my cat was dead. The emotional tears that ran down my face never stopped. […]