BY EFGO STORYTELLERS LANCE WERTH & DAVE HU! https://open.spotify.com/episode/0xG6hg4QB0vA3slAC4f0X8?si=HUP8BrnsQSiUwmv7C27q3w LISTEN TO EPISODE #4 Oh, those dads! (They screw up the children as much as the moms do.) Check out these awesome stoic-dad stories from… Image by Rawpixel LANCE WERTH! Young Lance spends time with his father and is awakened to a fundamental truth about himself – and his dad. And… DAVE HU! Dave shares that as a kid his interactions with his dad felt formal, more like they were polite strangers on a bus. It was only until later in life when Dave’s relationship with his father lightens [...]

2020-12-28T16:24:10-05:00December 30, 2020|Comments Off on EFGO PODCAST EPISODE #4: DADS!

A Story About a Boy and his Mama

By Every Family's Got One Guest Writer -- Neil Kramer Image from rawpixel.com My mother was in her yoga class in Boca Raton last week, doing one of her chair exercises, when another woman accidentally moved the chair that my mother was leaning against for support.   My mother fell back, hit the floor, and when she stood up, the teacher noticed blood.   The paramedics... quickly came and she received three stitches in the back of her head.   She’s OK now, or “Perfectly fine,” as she always says, and already back in the exercise class. [...]

2019-09-18T10:47:58-04:00September 25, 2019|Comments Off on A Story About a Boy and his Mama

A Story About Mom, Rehab, and What’s Next

By Every Family's Got One Guest Writer -- Emily Gaffney Image by rawpixel.com Mom is presently serving 10 to 20 at the local nursing home. A simple procedure to remove a kidney stone, resulted in sepsis and a CDC dictate for two weeks of IV antibiotics, plus twice daily PT (apparently, 4 hospital stays in 5 months has left her “unconditioned”… go figure). Since my skill set does not include IV’s or PT, Mom’s full sentence must be served at The Home. During her last rehab stint... she bunked with an old family friend and her days were [...]

2019-05-01T14:01:33-04:00May 8, 2019|4 Comments

A Story About Falling Out of a Car

By Every Family's Got One Founder -- Barbara Herel I remember falling out of a car.   It is a slow-moving car on a busy thoroughfare. Somehow the passenger door opens and I can feel myself falling out of the car, head first, in slow-motion. For most of my life, I’ve had this reoccurring dream. Now, I don’t remember... ever falling out of a car as a child. There is no family lore. No charmingly hilarious story about the time Barbara fell out of a car and landed on top of her head on, say, Stuart Avenue. But I’ve had this car [...]

2019-11-18T11:37:19-05:00March 20, 2019|7 Comments

A Story About Aging Parents

Every Family's Got One 2018 Cast Video -- Kate Mayer Photo by ebeth photography Aging Parents -- it's part of the circle of life. And, one that storyteller Kate Mayer has personal experience with.  Kate shares her touching and hilarious story... about helplessly watching her aging parents’ struggle with the loss of their “vast fortune” of odds and ends destroyed in a basement flood. As the oldest (and bossiest) sister of four girls, it’s little wonder that Kate swooped in to try and help her... aging parents out in a dire situation.   Here’s Kate, reading “Saving Bobbleheads from Drowning”... Kathryn [...]

2019-03-18T12:43:06-04:00January 23, 2019|4 Comments
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