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Every Song I've Ever Known Carried In My Bones

On my birthday last year, I ferried a dying bunny to our Humane Society. My husband had tried to save it from its circle-of-life destiny, but got called in to work second shift, so rescue transportation defaulted to me. 2,405 more words

Muscular Dystrophy

50th Birthday Getaway - Long Beach Peninsula

Well my honey is 50, his birthday celebrations have come and gone, and we are back from holiday on the Long Beach Peninsula in SW Washington. 974 more words

Wandering Soul

Did I Get Age 50 Right?

Sometimes I feel like a fraud as I write my novels. How could I know what it’s like to be an early medieval teenager whose family is seeking a husband for her to build a political alliance? 384 more words

Historical Fiction

The Celebration

Basically, since the day I turned 49 and technically began my 50th year, I have been pondering how I am going to celebrate the BIG DAY.  588 more words

Turning 50

This Love.

Every day I am grateful for us, from where we’ve been to where we are to where we are headed.

Engagement Party St Kilda

Our Wedding Day… 45 more words


This Guy. 

This Monday my husband turns 50, and as we edge closer to the big day I celebrate this incredible man, the love of MY life, my best friend, and a true partner in every sense of the word. 70 more words


Learning Something New

In one of my first classes in graduate school, I learned about Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), which is a psychotherapy treatment designed to alleviate distress associated with traumatic memories.  494 more words

Turning 50