New post on Daughter on Duty.

“My mother’s mother was born 125 years ago this week in the hills of east Tennessee. It seems unlikely IMGthat her dirt poor illiterate parents, Shadrack and Harriet Robinson Jarnigan, would have any knowledge eight months later that a remote territory in the far northwest corner of the country had become the 42nd state in the Union. They surely would have been amazed the far away place would one day become their newborn daughter’s adopted home….” Read more