Watching Them Dance

This past week I had the opportunity to share a snapshot of my parents’ story over at Hearth Magazine. I’m so grateful for the opportunity to be a part of Hearth’s commitment to storytelling and I’m thankful for the stories my parents have enabled me to tell.

Mom and dad recessional - June 18, 1965_2

“He picked her up, gently supporting her back with his arm as he balanced them, leading a slow, intentional dance. It was their routine. They were amateur dancers but had danced together as husband and wife for nearly 48 years. Now the dance was different – it was simple but precarious, beautiful though inelegant.”

Read more at Hearth Magazine…

you might also like


  1. thanks for sharing your beautiful story.

  2. Hi Sarah, I have just discovered your and Tiffany’s gorgeous blog (have I been hiding under a rock?) and this particular story not only caught my eye but tugged at my heart. You write beautifully. Thank you so much for sharing this personal account. Holly x

    • Thank you so much for your kind words! I really appreciate your feedback and it means so much to me that you enjoyed this post! Thank you! (I headed over to your blog and really enjoyed it! I’ll definitely be following your work!)

share something