8 responses to “Summer”

  1. Wendy, I am proud of you! I am proud of you for still being here, that took courage. Many of us died prematurely. Many of us are not able to access a website. Many of us went insane. So take a bow. Sending love, Janice.

  2. Those words Michelle, PROUD of you/her. In 57 years I have heard that once, it was last year 2010 from my brother! not that we “need” it, just the earthquake of feeling that goes with it when you hear some-one like yourself say that to an X-inmate! thank you. I felt it!

    Have a Superior Day

  3. I have tears Michelle, thank you so much. People have been so kind and supportive of me.

    I love you too – Janice.

  4. Well, it sounds to me as though they were all pretty much the same. My heart is with you. Please feel free to email me if you’d like to to talk more.

  5. No, I was in the Pines in Adelaide Australia.

  6. Thank you very much Wendy,

    Were you at Mount Saint Canice?

    Kind regards,


  7. Janice, thank you for your input, I sincerely resonate with your incarceration memories.

  8. Janice is a dear friend of mine. I am very pround to call her “friend” and I am so proud of her EVERY DAY for all that she has overcome and all of the wonderful talents that she possesses. The laundry DID NOT break her spirit and she WILL perserve!!

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