A. If the opportunity to take a relaxing shower presents itself, take it.
A. I would meet Jane Addams, who co-founded a settlement home called Hull House in Chicago in the late 1800s. She was an advocate for children, education, women's suffrage, and world peace. I read about her as a third-grader, and she's remained in my heart as an example of the power of education, shared knowledge, and community spirit. I would say thank you for leading by example, and let her know that books would be written about her efforts.
A. African Skies (Paul Simon), Stormy Monday (Eva Cassidy version), Another One Bites the Dust (Queen), Walking in Memphis (Marc Cohn), anything by Patty Griffin
A. Scoring a winning header as a high school freshman in a varsity soccer match against our arch rivals. Because glory like that never dies. Giving birth with no pain medication is a close second.
A. When my husband accidentally throws away post-its that have writing ideas and manuscript notes on them.