Alicia Parlette

An online home for information about Alicia Parlette, SF Chronicle writer and published author.

Rainbow at Alicia’s Monday night memorial May 13, 2010

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Thanks to everyone who joined us, even in the cruddy weather. While Alicia’s high school English teacher was reading selections from To Kill A Mockingbird, there was a break in the rain and then an unexpected gift appeared…

It was captured by someone who was on their way to the service and shared this picture. The accompanying email read:

Emily took this picture as she was walking up to Alicia Parlette’s public memorial service this evening. Synchronicity? Coincidence? No. Faith and Love.

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The Road to Glory May 12, 2010

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I took this yesterday as we were cleaning out her apartment – one of the notes Alicia kept taped to her bathroom mirror. I like to think she’s in glory now.


glo·ry

[glawr-ee, glohr-ee]

–noun

(emphasis mine)

1. very great praise, honor, or distinction bestowed by common consent; renown: to win glory on the field of battle
2. something that is a source of honor, fame, or admiration; a distinguished ornament or an object of pride
3. adoring praise or worshipful thanksgiving
4. resplendent beauty or magnificence
5. a state of great splendor, magnificence, or prosperity
6. a state of absolute happiness, gratification, contentment
7. the splendor and bliss of heaven; heaven
8. a ring, circle, or surrounding radiance of light represented about the head or the whole figure of a sacred person, as Christ or a saint; a halo, nimbus, or aureole
 

SFC photographer shares memories of Alicia April 22, 2010

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Written by Penni Gladstone, the San Francisco Chronicle photographer whose pictures of Alicia were part of Alicia’s Story.

Wait Alicia, don’t go, we still have to get another gelato to eat. When we were in Italy we would indulge every day sometimes twice a day. While in Florence I followed her as she and her friends danced in the street, and danced down a flight of church steps.

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A Study in 2 Pictures April 21, 2010

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Laughing, smiling, overall bright and cheerful. This is how most of us think of Ms. Parlette:

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Sweet, short post about Alicia

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I stumbled across this blog post today. I don’t know who writes the Garden Lust blog, but it’s cute.

The author wrote a sweet, brief note about Alicia and used one of the best pictures of Ms. Parlette I’ve ever seen. I think Alicia had this up on a social network somewhere…anyway, here it is:

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