Prompted

Spring 2018

Prompt: Write a memoir in six words, no more, no less.

“Behave yourself.” Now they tell me!

You remember me. This is enough.

Dancing. Dreaming. Daring.

Journeying. Teaching.

Cat-collecting.

Lived fully. Loved deeply. Let go.

Teacher of science, theology, and life.

Life plans worked perfectly as unplanned.

Found: love, fulfillment.

Lost: 100 pounds.

Friend

Student

Traveler

Teacher

Wife

Mama

birth, eventual death, with stuff between

Nightly deep conversations in dorm hallways.