BARBARA’S BOOK

Publishers Weekly, starred review
"Wrestling with God: Stories of Doubt and Faith" book cover with photo of author Barbara Falconer Newhall

"Any seeker of any faith will be blessed to read the words of this fine author and observer."

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Wanted: An Evening Handbag That’s Pretty — And Big Enough to Do the Job

By Barbara Falconer Newhall The mother of the groom was discombobulated. There she was, recessing down the aisle after the wedding, her overstuffed … [Read more...]

When the Bride Doesn’t Wear White — And Neither Does Anyone Else

By Barbara Falconer Newhall The bride wore red. And violet. And cerise. And gold. It was an Indian wedding with all the trimmings -- drums, gongs, … [Read more...]

The Mother-of-the-Groom Diaries: Snapping Pictures at My Son’s Wedding

By Barbara Falconer Newhall My trusty point and shoot goes with me everywhere these days. But for my son's wedding I resolved to Be In The Moment and … [Read more...]

The Mother-in-Law Diaries: A Groom’s Dinner at a Place Called the Bachelor Farmer

By Barbara Falconer Newhall The wedding ceremony was going to be a simple one, so there was no need for an actual rehearsal. But that didn't mean we … [Read more...]

The Mother-of-the-Groom Diaries — Am I Too Old for Splashy Earrings?

By Barbara Falconer Newhall The long dress I was planning to wear to my son’s wedding needed earrings. Not … [Read more...]