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Breast Cancer and Weight Loss Study Announced

Researchers at the Dana Farber Cancer Institute in Boston, Massachusetts, are joining forces with the San Francisco-based wearable-tech company Fitbit to tackle the question of whether weight loss can reduce the risk of breast-cancer recurrence in women who are overweight. 32 more words


"The Awful Grace of God" is free on Kindle through Mother's Day Weekend

We celebrate Mothers and Fathers in the next few weeks, on Sundays set aside to honor them.  For most of us this means offering up our most generous thoughts and feelings to those who gave us life and, for many of us, continue to bless us with their love and generosity. 358 more words


When Mother's Day Reminds You of What You Don't Have

One year on Mother’s Day, I just wanted hide. I didn’t want to go to church, where they tell the mothers to take home a plant. 424 more words

The Results are In...

Just learned that my Divorce is final.  As I await the written proof, in my heart it ended a long time ago.

I feel somewhat anti-climatic.  162 more words


A life well lived, with so much more to give

If I’d just one more day with you

I’d hold you close in a tight embrace

I’d feel your heart, I’d hear your voice

I’d feel your warmth, I’d see your face… 155 more words

Mother's Day

This is a really good article about Mother’s Day following the death of a child. It addresses ways for parents whose child has died to cope and find meaning, as well as encouraging suggestions for those who would like to comfort someone whose child has died. 17 more words

Death Of A Child

The Iron

It is easy in captivity to focus on the “iron bars” that fence me in or the “iron chains” that bind me – my adverse adversaries. 421 more words