A Grandfamily’s Unexpected Strengths

EDITOR’S NOTE: I wrote this article for Generations United‘s Together Blog. It appears here with the organization’s permission.  Barbara Wells knows a thing or two about adversity – how it can either break you or tap unexpected strengths. As someone who succeeds at challenges, the biggest one came for the single grandmother in 2006, when her […]

Green Tea: The Harvest

The scene is nighttime. A woman struts down D.C.’s U Street, ready for a night out on the town. Everything about her exudes feistiness.  Every bit of that spunk and spirit is in her thigh-high dress and wide shiny belt, her fishnet stockings and black leather jacket. Even her auburn-colored blowout is flared in peacock […]