I never got to meet my grandfather Otto. He was a freedom fighter in Denmark during World War II. He was also sent to a concentration camp in Germany for two years because of his actions. He was a war hero. And it was the staple for my family moving to Canada - specifically Edmonton. … Continue reading Grief: On this day, I remember.
Advice from her school teacher Mr. Sandbaek, early 1920's, Denmark. Most happy is the one in a happy marriage.Second most happy is the single person, who lives for a cause.The less happy is the one once married, but lost the loved one.But least happy, is the one in a bad marriage. Another citation from Mr. … Continue reading Advice from my grandmother 3: marriage
Come my little one, and now, we fast to school will go, To sing, read, write, Then we will all be plucky and clever boys and girls.Oh, how great they will be.Karen Jensen, My Journey, author unknown Photo by Andreas Wohlfahrt on Pexels.com If you have a Mother humming, while she struggled,Every day would seem … Continue reading Advice from my grandmother 2: glitter and pearls