Friday, 28 July 2017
A+ R A-

Diana Lynn's Blog

Thursday, 27 July 2017 14:03

My West Side Friends

Peace and tranquility surround me as I sit on the porch of my Greenhurst rental and view the beauty of Chautauqua Lake. I am reminded of the many times in my teens when I spent the day at Lakewood Beach with my West Side friends laughing, swimming, and sharing stories. Fortunately, I renewed those friendships at my 40th class reunion and have invited them for an evening get-together every year while I'm staying at the lake. We still laugh and share stories. However, the beach is no longer an option because it is closed, and we're all past the point…
Monday, 30 November -0001 00:00

Encouraging Words from a Black Thumb Gardener

It seems as if it has been a long time coming, but summer has finally arrived in western Pennsylvania! At this time of year, one of my favorite pastimes is driving through the streets of Brookville and admiring the beautiful gardens and decorated porches. Growing up, the only gardener in my family was my grandmother Conklin. Every spring when the lilacs bloom along my driveway, I am reminded of how much she loved them. I bring a few of those memories into my home by filling a large vase with those delicate violet flowers and putting them in my kitchen…
Thursday, 06 July 2017 00:15

The Healing Power of Love and Laughter

A few weeks ago, my cousin, Suzie and I stopped in Celeron, NY to take a photo of the bronze, replacement statue of Lucille Ball. It was unveiled last August on what would have been Lucy's 105th birthday. I must say, the creator, Carolyn Palmer did a fantastic job! In the newest version, a smiling Lucy is standing on her Hollywood star, clad in a polka-dot dress, pearls and heels, and her hair is curly and coiffed. Palmer's brush and creative touch helped to bring this bronze sculpture to life. Lucy was full of life and laughter! And so is…

SHARE A REVIEW of my book!

What Readers Say...

Latest Blog Posts

Book Diana

[BOOK DIANA] for your library, book club, organization, etc. She is always happy to share her stories and listen to yours!