Time Travel

Books in library for blog by DC widow writer Marjorie Brimley

I love teaching for so many reasons, but I get a particular thrill when I hear from a student who I taught long ago. At this point, I have many students who are grown adults with careers and partners and even children of their own. Sometimes my students write me notes or find me on […]

Easter Joy

Claire daughter of DC widow blog writer Marjorie Brimley dyes eggs

For the past four years, Easter has been an important marker in my life. Maybe it’s because in my faith and in my family, Easter is a time of joy – and joy is something that hasn’t always been so easy to grasp since Shawn died. Even as the trees turned pink with flowers and […]