Rita Ownby Holcomb Author

Bringing my ancestors to life.

Latest from the Blog

  • Feel the love
    I’m sorry this post is so late but life does get in the way at times. On July 29, 1972 I married the love of my life, and after 50 years that hasn’t changed. We have changed and obviously the world around us has changed, but our dedication and commitment haven’t. We had a party …

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  • Frequent Flyer Medical Points or How I Spent my Morning
    Here we go again. Second time in 8 days I’m at the Hospital, this time, waiting for another MRI. I wonder if I can ask for a punch card. Get 5 holes punched and win a free spa weekend. Seriously, the procedures aren’t horrible and the folks are pleasant but this every week a new …

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  • Needles, rewards and Parking Lot Anesthesia
    Remember when your mama would take you to get ice cream or some other treat after a trip to the Doctor? Well, I’m a grownup now and I’ve been to so many doctors and had so many test procedures the past couple of years that I would always just be glad to get home and …

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