Kelly Wigmore, a member of Atkinson Memorial Church (Oregon City, OR), is the author of “The Lesson of Clive,” a parenting story in the “Life” section of the Winter 2012 issue of UU World.

In the story, Kelly explains her theory of “rock” parents and “cloud” parents – and how each brings gifts to a family. Read more at

Kelly and Will Wigmore and their daughters are also long-time attendees of the Eliot Institute, a multi-generational camping program for UUs in the Pacific Northwest. All have been leaders at the camp over the years. Eliot Institute currently offers two week-long summer camps and one five-day New Year’s camp at Seabeck Christian Conference Center on Hood Canal (WA).