What’s in a Name?

MY STORY What's in a name? My given name was Jane Gleeson – no middle name - just Jane Gleeson. I’m not quite sure why. All my older siblings had middle names. Growing up the youngest of four children, I often wondered if my parents simply ran out of ideas for middle names. I even questioned my first name…Jane…one syllable, somewhat plain, “ordinary” as one brother would (lovingly) call me. Don’t get me [...]