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Martha Wegner

I’m getting ready to go out again – red dress, silver hoop earrings, black pumps. My children plead, “Mom, do you have to go? Can’t you just stay home tonight?” Lest you think I’m a middle-aged harlot sneaking off to the bars, let me set you straight. I’m off to choir. Yes, folks, mama’s gone […]

A New Threshold

By Martha Wegner

Frankly, it was a little embarrassing. I was 45 years-old, and my parents were taking me on a vacation. But who was I to argue about a free trip away from the stresses of parenthood and daily life? At least we weren’t traveling in the family station wagon. This time, it was a big cruise […]