“The vowels carry the emotion, consonants carry the thought.” – Louise Petrie
“Vowels carry the emotion. Consonants carry the thought.”
Louise Pitre, Judge on Over the Rainbow CBC Competition, Fall 2012
Today I am reminiscing about my dear Aunt Sylva mostly because it’s Christmastime and her name sounded like it. She loved to entertain at Christmas.
She was born Sylva Belle Carter in Winnipeg in 1926. (Belle was after her grandmother, Belle Stewart). She was my mother’s only sibling. She trained as a nurse. Continue reading