Author Archives: Joan Larsen

Joan Larsen Celebrates: Thanksgiving at the Lake House

It’s Thanksgiving at the Lake House and the gathering of family is always equated to love overflowing and the feeling of closeness . . . A warm welcome to our family Thanksgiving!! The greatest fun is coming early and working together to make decorations for the house As the children became teens, it became not […]

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To Big Sur With Love

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How could any one of us resist a world that is totally breathtaking? Just a plane’s flight away to California – not that many hours from any of our homes – lies a piece of heaven on this earth called Big Sur. A warning though: once seen, once under its spell, and you find you […]

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A Case of Love – Love

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Just so you know, I am wildly in love with tennis… and so what you see above in that fun photo is what I call a little bit of heaven that makes me smile every time I look at it. The setting: the Palm Springs, California airport arrival gate about 16 years ago. And yes, […]

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Antarctica: A Touch of Heaven Part 2

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Writer and dedicated wOw community member Joan Larsen brings us to her “other home:” Antarctica

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Antarctica: A Touch of Heaven

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Writer and dedicated wOw community member Joan Larsen brings us hope through the beauty, serenity and calmness of nature that still exists in our chaotic world

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Remembering Steve Jobs

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Joan Larsen reflects on the experience of losing one of the world’s great visionaries

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The Circle of Love

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Writer and dedicated wOw community member Joan Larsen shares the story of her visit to Iceland: the trip of a lifetime

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Surviving a Rogue Wave

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As the survivors of last month’s Japanese tsunami struggle to rebuild their lives, Joan Larsen remembers her own near death experience in the face of a towering wave

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Remembering Elizabeth Taylor, On Page and Onscreen

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Dedicated wOw community member Joan Larsen offers a literary and cinematic window into the recently departed star

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