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Dark Snapshots of My Mother

Fifty-two years ago this month my beautiful mother, Jacqueline Virginia Gunter Roberts, took her own life at the age of 36 in a violent act, a month before my 7th birthday. Recently newsworthy people, people who appear to have been … Continue reading

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My Two Mamas

Preface –¬†In my 54+ years I have been more than¬†fortunate to be surrounded by good women. My Granny Roberts was a pillar of stability in my early years when all around seemed shaky. I observed my Aunt Virginia as she … Continue reading

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