Morning pages

On Mothers, Marriage, Death, and Serenity

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On mothers

Morning: Checking my emails first thing in bed, I noticed a ‘best deal’ from BookBub was Madeleine L’Engle’s ‘The Summer of the Great-Grandmother’.

I downloaded the Audible sample and the story-section was about Madeleine’s mother coming to stay every summer until one summer they went to pick her up…



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Carole Tansley

Carole Tansley


An Englishwoman in the Australian hinterland. Management academic. Story Whisperer. Poet. Autoethnographer. Epiphany Collector. Micro-memoirist.