#RWISA “RISE-UP” TOUR DAY 10, Maura Beth Brennan @maurabeth2014 #RRBC #RRBC_COMMUNITY #RWISARISEUP

Please take a look at this touching post from #RWISA author Maura Beth Brennan. It is a heartfelt tribute that I am sure we can all relate to.

Writing and Music

Today, I welcome a new RWISA member, Maura Beth Brennan to my blog.


By Maura Beth Brennan

I miss my Mom’s quirks. Her superstitions, for instance.

“Don’t you dare put your shoes on that table,” she would say. She wasn’t talking about putting shoe-clad feet on the coffee table. She didn’t want anyone putting a shoebox containing new shoes on a table—any table. Such an action could have dire consequences. That box must be placed on the floor. Period.

No one in our house would have dared leave a wet umbrella open to dry inside the house. That would have, according to Mom, invited disaster. And if you left the house by the front door, you had better return that way. If not, who knew what tragedy might befall you?

Now, when I walk my dog through the woods and take a shortcut home, I double…

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  1. maurabeth2014 · May 17, 2020

    Thank you so much for reblogging and hosting this, Rhani! I so appreciate your generous support!

    Liked by 1 person

    • Rhani D'Chae · May 17, 2020

      It was my pleasure, Maura Beth! I have become a fan of your work, so I am happy to give whatever support I can. 😀

      Liked by 1 person

      • maurabeth2014 · May 17, 2020

        I feel the same about your work, so looks like a mutual admiration society, right? Not a bad thing!

        Liked by 2 people

      • Rhani D'Chae · May 21, 2020

        Not a bad thing at all, Maura Beth. Lol I am so excited to read more of your stuff!

        Liked by 1 person

  2. peggyhattendorfcom · May 15, 2020

    Maura Beth, I appreciate your sharing this story about mother.
    Thanks, for hosting today, Rhani.

    Liked by 1 person

    • Rhani D'Chae · May 16, 2020

      Thank you for your visit, Peggy. It was a beautiful tribute, wasn’t it?


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