The Other Mother: A Tribute to Foster Mothers, Adoptive Mothers, Stepmothers and Stand in the Gap Mothers

The Other Mother Late into the night, Marjorie Nagel writes in a journal listing feeding and sleeping schedules, as well as cuddle times.  She has done this for each of the eighty-two babies that Marjorie has fostered. A diary of the daily love and care they received intermingles with the …

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Singing in Hard Times

The conditions of the Dust Bowl pressed the farmers and ranchers into despair. Too many days with the sun blocked out by the Black Blizzards. Fine grains of sand covering everything, including the linings of the lungs. A losing battle with locust, grasshoppers and drought that devoured any hope of …

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