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I (DeAnna) have struggled off and on for a couple of years now with issues I just can’t seem to “get over.” This is quite uncommon for me because usually I can get over things and move on, however, I’m not in that kind of resilient place and haven’t been for quite some time. 840 more words
Parenting is scary. Adoptive parenting has actually scared the crap out of me on many a day during the last year. It’s been scary for me because as much as I wanted to be a mom, my worse fear was somehow screwing things up for Hope after she’d already been through so much stuff. 1,447 more words
Ali lives in Bed Stuy, New York, and he’s trying hard to be a good kid. He works hard in school and takes boxing lessons and generally stays out of trouble. 291 more words
In A Drop of the Hard Stuff, Matt takes Jan to dinner at a restaurant in Little Italy and comments:
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The food was fine, the service was fine, and I could have flavored the conversation by pointing out a stocky gentleman at the bar whom I’d arrested ten or a dozen years earlier (Hard Stuff 416).