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The Call at Midnight. Reprinted by permission of Christie Craig. ©1995 Christie Craig.

A Mother’s Love. Reprinted by permission of Pat Laye. ©2000 Pat Laye.

The Green Pajamas and Learning to Listen. Reprinted by permission of Marion Bond West. ©1977 Marion Bond West.

Growing Up. Reprinted by permission of Lisa Duffy-Korpics. ©2000 Lisa Duffy-Korpics.

To Have and to Hold. Reprinted by permission of Elizabeth Thring. ©1994 Elizabeth Thring.

Christmas Joy. Reprinted by permission of The Estate of Phyllis Volkens. ©1992 The Estate of Phyllis Volkens.

The Sweater. Reprinted by permission of Pamela Albee. ©1997 Pamela Albee.

Mother’s Day Flowers. Reprinted by permission of Patricia A. Rinaldi. ©1998 Patricia A. Rinaldi.

The Neighbor Lady. Reprinted by permission Michael McClelland. ©2000 Michael McClelland.

A Time for Memories. Reprinted by permission of Sharon Wright. ©1998 Sharon Wright.

Mother of Three Thousand Sons. Reprinted by permission of Falaka Fattah. ©2000 Falaka Fattah.

Love in the Mail and I’ll Make You a Rainbow. Reprinted by permission of Linda Bremner. ©2000 Linda Bremner.

Speaking. Reprinted by permission of Cynthia Laughlin. ©2000 Cynthia Laughlin.

The Day I Became a Mom. Reprinted by permission of Linda Jones. ©1998 Linda Jones.

Stolen Christmas. Reprinted by permission of Christina Chanes Nystrom. ©1997 Christina Chanes Nystrom.

Music That Might Never Be Heard. Reprinted by permission of Doris Hays Northstrom. ©1996 Doris Hays Northstrom.

Jimmy’s New Shoes. Reprinted by permission of Marie A. Kennedy. ©1999 Marie A. Kennedy.

When God Created Mothers. From Forever Erma ©1996 by the Estate of Erma Bombeck. Reprinted with permission of Andrews McMeel Publishing. All rights reserved.

Tired? Reprinted by permission of Staci Ann Richmond and Fairfield Ledger, Inc. ©2000 Staci Ann Richmond.

My CEO Is a Four-Year-Old. Reprinted by permission of Carol A. Frink. ©1998 Carol A. Frink.

One of the Boys. Reprinted by permission of Marnie O. Mamminga. ©1996 Marnie O. Mamminga.

A Mother’s Mid-Summer Prayer. Reprinted by permission of Debbie Farmer. ©1998 Debbie Farmer.

Chicken Pox Diary. Reprinted by permission of Janet Konttinen. ©1999 Janet Konttinen.

Somebody Else’s Children. Reprinted by permission of Trudy Bowler. ©1998 Trudy Bowler.

Wasting Water. Reprinted by permission of Susan H. Hubbs. ©1999 Susan H. Hubbs.

The Wonders of Tupperware. Reprinted by permission of Carol Bryant. ©2000 Carol Bryant.

The Face of God. Reprinted by permission of Tony Collins. ©1998 Tony Collins.

Next to My Heart. Reprinted by permission of Bonnie Compton Hanson. ©1997 Bonnie Compton Hanson.

No Time for the News. Reprinted by permission of Dave Barry. ©2000 Dave Barry.

Alliana’s Mother. Reprinted by permission of Lynn Schnurnberger. ©1998 Lynn Schnurnberger.

A Letter to My Baby. Reprinted by permission of Karie L. Hansen. ©2000 Karie L. Hansen.

It Just Isn’t Fair. Reprinted by permission of Nancy L. Rusk. ©2000 Nancy L. Rusk.

The Question. Reprinted by permission of Mary L. Chavoustie. ©1999 Mary L. Chavoustie.

Race Against Time. Reprinted by permission of Marilyn Neibergall. ©1999 Marilyn Neibergall.

George and Gracie’s Babies. Excerpted from Gracie: A Love Story by George Burns. ©1988. Reprinted by permission of Arthur Pine Associates, Inc.

After the Tears. Reprinted by permission of Cynthia Coe. ©2000 Cynthia Coe.

Love by Choice. Reprinted by permission of Shirley Pease. ©1999 Shirley Pease.

Mothers and Daughters. Reprinted by permission of Patricia Bunin. ©1999 Patricia Bunin.

Stranded on an Island and Sunglasses. Reprinted by permission of Beverly Beckham. ©1991 and 1999 Beverly Beckham.

Mum and the Volkswagen. Reprinted by permission of Dorothy Raymond Gilchrest. ©2000 Dorothy Raymond Gilchrest.

The Heart Remembers. Reprinted by permission of Tina Whittle. ©2000 Tina Whittle.

Step on a Crack, Bring Your Mother Back. Reprinted by permission of Sandra Rockman. ©1999 Sandra Rockman.

My Mother’s Face in the Mirror. Reprinted by permission of Janis Thornton. ©1999 Janis Thornton.

Leaving Home. Reprinted by permission of Beth Copeland Vargo. ©1999 Beth Copeland Vargo.

The Mailbox. Reprinted by permission of Patty Duncan. ©1997 Patty Duncan.

I’m Right Here with You, Honey. Reprinted by permission of Mary Marcdante. ©2000 Mary Marcdante.

Close Your Mouth, Open Your Arms. Reprinted by permission of Diane C. Perrone. ©1994 Diane C. Perrone.

The Potato Puppy. Reprinted by permission of Linda Stafford. ©1980 Linda Stafford.

A Forgiving Heart. Reprinted by permission of W.W. Meade. ©2000 W.W. Meade.

A Sweet Lesson. Reprinted by permission of Mildred Bonzo. ©1999 Mildred Bonzo.

Silence. Reprinted by permission of Deborah L. Gilmore. ©2000 Deborah L. Gilmore.

Calm Mother. Reprinted by permission of Holly Danneman. ©1999 Holly Danneman.

The Miracle Baby. Reprinted by permission of Ronna Rowlette. ©1999 Ronna Rowlette.

The Message. Reprinted by permission of Thomas Brown. ©2000 Thomas Brown.

Smokey. Reprinted by permission of B.A. Sutkus. ©2000 B.A. Sutkus.

A Visit from Mom. Reprinted by permission of Patricia A. Walters-Fischer. ©2000 Patricia A. Walters-Fischer.

A Doll from Santa. Reprinted by permission of Alice Ferguson. ©1999 Alice Ferguson.

Altar Boys. Reprinted by permission of Marcy Goodfleisch. ©1999 Marcy Goodfleisch.

A Real Home. Reprinted by permission of Carol McAdoo Rehme. ©1999 Carol McAdoo Rehme.

Rites of Passage. Reprinted by permission of Kathryn Kvols. ©2000 Kathryn Kvols.

Cool Dude Earring. Excerpted from More Random Acts of Kindness by The Editors of Conari Press, ©1994 by The Editors of Conari Press.

A Red Rose for Richard. Reprinted by permission of Earle Irwin. ©1999 Earle Irwin.

Mother’s Christmas Stocking. Reprinted by permission of Amberley Howe. ©1998 Amberley Howe.

The Girl Who Loved Cats and Flowers. Reprinted by Alice Steinbach, The Baltimore Sun, 1986.

The Pencil Box. Reprinted by permission of Doris Sanford. ©1997 Doris Sanford.

Cards for Mom. Reprinted by permisison of Mary Ann Christie. ©2000 Mary Ann Christie.

Johnny and Jenny Wren. Reprinted by permission of Holly Manon Moore. ©2000 Holly Manon Moore.

Chocolate-Covered Cherries. Reprinted by permission of Dawn Holt. ©1998 Dawn Holt.

A Christmas Memory. Reprinted by permission of Lenore Gavigan. ©1999 Lenore Gavigan.

Grandma’s Soup Night and The Christmas I Was Rich. Reprinted by permission of Joan Cinelli. ©1984 and 1993 Joan Cinelli.

Becoming a Grandma. Reprinted by permission of Robin Lim. ©2000 Robin Lim.

The Secret Handshake. Reprinted by permission of Lynn Stearns. ©1995 Lynn Stearns.

Second Chance. Reprinted by permission of L. D. Hindman. ©1998 L. D. Hindman.

The Surrogate Grandmother. Reprinted by permission of Pat Curtis. ©2000 Pat Curtis.

Lessons on Napkins. Reprinted by permission of Caurie Anne Miner. ©1999 Caurie Anne Miner.

A Worthy Investment. Reprinted by permission of Allison Yates Gaskins. Excerpted from Thanks, Mom for Everything by Susan Alexander Yates and Allison Yates Gaskins ©1997.

Unstoppable. Reprinted by permission of Dixie Jane Sokolik. ©1999 Dixie Jane Sokolik.

The Power of My Mother’s Love. Reprinted by permission of Shana Helmholdt. ©1999 Shana Helmholdt.

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