My sister Molly likes to buy my children books that teach. Books about nature and space, biographies of interesting people and ones that teach about languages, numbers, and art. Over the last five and a half years, we have collected quite a variety of books from Aunt Molly. She gets many of my daughter’s selections […]
Raising a child with special needs is like spending your entire life renovating a house. Renovating a house is a huge undertaking; it can sometimes be really messy and ugly. Occasionally, your work uncovers a rare gem that would never have been discovered if you hadn’t started pulling back the layers of wallpaper in that […]
Welcome and thank you for stopping by! I am very excited to introduce you to Minna Anthony Common. My book Blazing A Trail: The Minna Anthony Common Story, will be available in June! Before the book arrives, I wanted to introduce everyone to a few of the main characters.
Welcome to my corner in the sky! Dreams do not materialize in isolation though. I would like to thank a few people, Brian (for the website), Molly (for the story), Anneke (my writing partner), Mom and Dad (for being the first editors), Mrs. Iodice (for hours of editing advice via cassette tapes- eek) and Virginia Skinner-Linnenberg (for pulling it all together)