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I seem to be surrounded by broken things, things that are incomplete. Mom died just over a month ago, not more than two weeks after her… 527 more words

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Forgiveness for Mom

“NO, Peter! You are not an animal!” I cried, as I brandished a towel like a whip to drive my son away from the food. He had that crazed “raw amygdala” gleam in his eye that I have seen on too many occasions, as he bit into a family-sized apple strudal that he’d lifted whole from the platter. 1,152 more words

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2015 Polar Plunge

By: Hunter Wain

On March 14 Project Unite participants braved the cold wintery mix at Nantasket beach in Hull Mass. to run into the ocean to show support for the Massachusetts Special Olympics and the Attleboro School Day Games. 259 more words


Big Basin Fungi

I’m still working with some of the photos I took when I visited Great Basin State Park. ┬áThe first thing I noticed when we got into the park, aside from the enormous trees, was the lush greenery. 359 more words

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I Don't Look Like Where I Come From

A few weeks ago, I was just hanging with one of my guy friends. I was having one of my “Danielle Moments” where I questioned my worth and value. 705 more words

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The Yellow Rose of Assateague

The following is an article I wrote for college almost eight years ago, on the personal dimension of environmental responsibility. The Chris in this article is now my husband. 1,456 more words

Ending Global Warming