There goes my heart…

When my first son, Kevin, was born, I received one of those “page-a-day” calendars with sayings for new mothers. The one that has stayed with me all these years is a quote from Elizabeth Stone: “Making the decision to have a child…is to decide forever to have your heart go walking around outside your body.”…

Graduation Day

It is a cold, rainy day here in Atlanta; the air is cool for a Georgia spring.  I am cozy on the sofa, wrapped in a blanket, the house quiet before the excitement begins.  It is one of the proudest days of our lives. Our son Kevin, the sweet baby boy we brought home from the hospital 22…