THE GALVESTON DAILY NEWS Mothers Day 2018 When I was young, my life was a series of firsts. Now, in my seventh decade, it’s become a litany of lasts. I used to take for granted dining at a favorite restaurant, seeing a friend on the street, or my cat rolling into a ball at the door awaiting my return. Of late, it has dawned on me that there will be a last time for all of these. I just don’t know when. I never recognized this phenomenon playing out in my mother’s life, until it was too late. She … Continue reading LAST GIFT FROM MY MOTHER