Archive for December, 2008

“Dear Son” Letters (Limerick)

Wednesday, December 17th, 2008

“Dear Son” Letters
By Madeleine Begun Kane

Whenever my husband gets mail
From his mom, this is true without fail:
It concerns medications
And health aberrations.
Just reading her notes makes me pale.

Yet Another Holiday Office Party!

Tuesday, December 16th, 2008

I have to be on my best behavior tonight — it’s holiday office party time! Of course, before I agreed to attend hubby’s office Christmas party, I had some heated contractual negotiations with my husband.