A Pilgrim Descendant

On this Thanksgiving I have a lot to be thankful for, the bloodline that runs through my veins played an integral part in the founding of America. I am a twelfth generation descendant of Pilgrims John Alden and William Brewster. I am related to three US Presidents— John Adams, John Quincy Adams and William Taft. My family’s blood has been sacrificed and spilled for generations creating and defending the Constitution of the United States of America and all the freedoms afforded to this great nation’s citizenry. I still believe in that Constitution as the only saving grace and hope for maintaining this free Nation under God. Continue reading

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Illustration by Mary Rensberry

Caterpillar 5_edited-1

From If I WERE A CATERPILLAR by Richard Rensberry

If I were a caterpillar
I’d be hungry, horned and ply
my stripes and my desire
for learning how to fly.

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Richard Rensberry, Children’s Picture Book Author at QuickTurtle Books®