Armen Bacon

February 28, 2014 6:56 PM

Armen Bacon: Friendship ties our strong suit

A diva's 90th birthday. The celebration of a granddaughter's first lost tooth. Chinese takeout with my mother. The wedding of my sister's daughter. Dinner with a niece leaving for culinary school. My grandson's first piano recital. A glass of chardonnay with a dear friend. A husband's milestone birthday. My village of stories.

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About Armen D. Bacon

Armen D. Bacon


Armen D. Bacon is a writer and co-author of "Griefland — an Intimate Portrait of Love, Loss and Unlikely Friendship" (Globe Pequot Press, 2012) and a collection of essays, "My Name is Armen - a Life in Column Inches." Email:

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