Posts by maidakorte

The Housecoat

By Maida Korte “Give me my robe, put on my crown; I have immortal longings in me.” – William Shakespeare...

Occupying Space

Occupying Space

Maida Korte      “My bedroom furniture is moving in on me.”  This was the phone message I received in the...

My Ernie

My Ernie

My Ernie “Baseball, it is said, is only a game.  True.  And the Grand Canyon is only a hole in...

What I Do Anywhere

What I Do Anywhere

What I Do Anywhere – Maida Korte “Because you believed I was capable of behaving decently, I did.” – Paulo...

The Kitchen

The Kitchen

“We owe much to the fruitful meditation of our sages, but a sane view of life is, after all, elaborated...

BEGINNINGS

BEGINNINGS

Beginnings “Once the tugboat takes you out to the ocean liner, you got to get all the way on board....

Then Came The Boys

Then Came The Boys

Then Came The Boys “I’m not trouble at all. I’m just a guy trying to get a girl to give...

The Melody of Youth

The Melody of Youth

It comforted me. The music. Not like the kind of comfort you feel when you are hurting or sad. Nor the kind of...

When little –

When little –

Aunt Judy “When a woman is talking to you, listen to what she says with her eyes.” – Victor Hugo...

City Girl

City Girl

“I never saw a purple cow, I never hope to see one, but I can tell you anyhow, I’d rather...