Carol Robidoux

Freelance journalist on the cusp of whatever is coming next. 

Maternal Magnetism

7.3.11     We weren't ideal together in this world. When you lined us up, more often than not we repelled, my mother and me, like certain magnets, the highly-charged space between us impossible to bridge. Only later in her life did my mother loosen her grip on my free-spirited world enough to see me in the context of who I'd become....more

A Mother's Day Gift Like No Other

"Is this Carol?" said the voice with the familiar Bucks County twang. "You used to write for the Courier?" It was a man named Dave Marturana, of Newtown, Pa. He remembered me from my years writing a weekly column for the BucksCounty Courier Times. He found me, long distance, in Manchester, NH, where I've been living and working for the past decade....more