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Annabel's First Blog

Hello everyone, I guess, like all of you, I’ve reached this great place after a few hard lessons. I started drinking in a mildly out of control way at about 14 years old, when I mistakenly thought alcohol gave me confidence.  242 more words



I have a ‘relationship’ with my Mother. It is very strained. We do not communicate. I have tried and failed. She can’t see what I see. 158 more words

Tears of a Transplant Surgeon

After almost 12 years of education and working in several different specialities of nursing, my mother has finally made it to the place she wanted to be- and she worked for it. 838 more words

The Thing About Aging

Lately I’ve been thinking a lot about aging.

I see it all around me – most particularly in my mother and my children. In my children, the aging process is a bit surreal.  163 more words