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Weddings, Rainbows and Moving Home

It’s been a full couple of weeks for our family. At times I have to pause and consciously tell myself to breathe. No, I’m serious. Sometimes I actually forget to breathe. 696 more words


On Having Faith

It looks like this may be another one of those nights I don’t sleep. I’m used to them, having had insomnia for most of my life. 688 more words

Cosmic Consciousness

Lonely Footsteps of a Younger Sister

To My Brother: I Love You. Love, Your Little Sister

My brother is 13 years older than me.

I am five:

  • I have finally learned how much I value my mother, when I leap the nest and dash through my first day of kindergarten.
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Leaking & Looking

The day started with the hot water heater literally showering boxes of photos in the basement, with a profoundly poor-timed leak.  The four of us were on our way out the door for Aaron’s college visits but delayed the departure to spread dozens of pre-digital memories out on the family room floor.  70 more words


Grandpa would have been 101 today. Happy birthday, Grandpa, wherever you may be.


The day after the wedding

Family and friends.

The day after the wedding, we met up again in more relaxed surroundings to chat, eat and drink over a long afternoon and well into the evening. 179 more words