Dr. Spock or Mr. Spock?

Our mother loved to quote Dr. Spock, the child-rearing expert, when we were growing up. Often it was done to make fun of his advice and how totally stupid and incompetent he was. But sometimes, if she ever could glean one bit of information that matched up with her parenting style (or lack thereof) then […]

The Twilight Zone

We have written about Mother’s love of reading, which mainly consisted of soft core porn paperbacks. She loved the trashy and sordid details and no doubt pretended she was one of the ravaging temptresses in the book. However, she also loved science fiction. I know it does not seem to match with the trash but […]