Personal reflections of current events, memories of my family and childhood, remembrance and memorial​ posts.

these dreams

Lately, my dreams have been lucid, sensory and three-dimensional. Dreams of other people’s pets in unexpected places. Dreams of my parents, the house where I grew up, my home now. I can feel their presence in rooms they have never seen and it feels so real that when I do wake up the realization is like […]


On this day, 92 years ago

On this day in 1925, my father Vincent Patrick Preziotti was born. I visit This Day in History and discover that Katherine Hepburn, most noted for her performances in The Philadelphia Story and On Golden Pond, was also born today, in 1907. I remember Dad’s nightly AMC movie marathons filled with spaghetti westerns and comic dramas, […]