His death wasn’t unexpected. Just shy of his 88th birthday, he had been in declining health for several years. Multiple fractures, infections, COPD and Parkinson’s had gradually reduced him to a shadow of his former self. He knew it was his time and he was ready, even if I wasn’t. Holding his frail hand, I […]
About Kristin Knapp
Born and raised in Wisconsin, Kristin Knapp now lives in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley of Virginia with her husband of 34 years and two Labrador retrievers. She loves to be creative in any media and would much rather make something than buy something. Kristin recently started a knitting group at the university where she works as a technology and media specialist and her current knitting obsession is making hats for immigrant families who have relocated to the area, many of whom arrive without clothing suitable for a Virginia winter.