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what does respect look like?

Despite being my grandmother’s contemporary, the version of Mrs. Nocerino who is my introject is probably younger than I am now. We are both adults, in middle-age. 717 more words



It’s been so long since I had a really good night’s sleep that I’ll probably have to go to bed at 8 p.m. tonight, to catch up. 914 more words


feelings grab bag

Yesterday was the 5th anniversary of this blog. This post is #454, so I’ve averaged ~90 posts per year.

On Twitter late last night, I offered sympathy and/or empathy to a bunch of people I follow, including some people who usually converse with me. 907 more words


Status update

My mother-in-law’s health worsens.

Conflicting ideas about what’s happening.

More visits likely.


Feasting on poetry:

Have read 39 anthologies.

Have read 83 collections.

Have not enjoyed most of it. 136 more words