Grandmothers Are Human, Too, and Sometimes We Mess Up

Love can glue things back together

Beth Bruno
Crow’s Feet
Published in
3 min readApr 3, 2024

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Me and my granddaughter, Sophie. Photo by Kitty Carter. Used with Permission.

I should have gotten up and walked through the carport and out into the garden and scooped you up, helping you find your way through without damage. Instead, I was sitting in the sun reading and I was exhausted, besides, so I said something stupid like, “Don’t step on the flowers, Sophie.”

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Beth Bruno
Crow’s Feet

Human learning to be human. Writing in hopes of getting there.