FlyingnotscreamingMy name is Melissa Myers Place. I am a writer living along the foothills of the Sierra Nevada mountains with my family. I write personal essays about daily life for my flyingnotscreaming site as well as children's books and young adult novels.
Tag Archives: Eleanor Roosevelt
A few weeks ago, my family attended an Earth Day celebration at the City Park. There were environmentally-friendly vendors and information booths, live music, and a long line at the shaved ice hut. But the centerpiece of the event was … Continue reading
“No one on the face of this earth can make you feel inferior without your permission.” –Eleanor Roosevelt
“The only advantage in not being too good a housekeeper is that your guests are so pleased to feel how very much better they are.” –Eleanor Roosevelt