MY GRANDMOTHER FROM DUBLIN: A BEAUTIFUL STORY ACCOMPANIED by the PERFECT SONG

STORY: MY GRANDMOTHER FROM DUBLIN: Written by MARTHA PINSON SONG: ASHOKAN FAREWELL, written by JAY UNGAR, and performed by Doc and the Lady. I urge you to read and listen simultaneously.  You can listen by clicking on the link at the bottom of the page.     RHYMES WITH TIME . Someone who loved order must have spared the twin maples…

MY GRANDMOTHER from DUBLIN, IRELAND by MARTHA PINSON

 A number of those in attendance at last night’s “AWoW Rocks the Living Room” event asked me to reprint Martha Pinson’s beautiful and evocative story of her grandmother.  The story is put to the music of “Ashokan Farewell,” another beautiful and evocative work, which was written by Jay Ungar for the Ken Burns Civil War documentary…