Genius in a Bottle
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Genius in a Bottle

A Tale of Two Grandmothers

GiaB writing prompt #19 — family

Photo by Rubén Bagüés on Unsplash

My mom was from Wales, my dad from the United States. Since my parents chose to make their life in the U.S., we saw my dad’s family much more often than my mom’s.

My dad’s mother was Grandma, my mom’s mother was Nana.

Grandma had raised ten children, six boys and four girls. Life at their house was loud and a bit…



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Kim McKinney

A non-niche writer who loves a good story. My ADHD mind thinks way too much for its own good, but I have grown to love it. An idea person.