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Staring At Strangers

At age 48, in the throes of a divorce, I’m figuring out who I am.

What I like to do.

After not investing one iota in myself for the last 20 years. 448 more words

When Life Doesn't Fit In A File Folder

The Most Difficult Year

This year has been the worst year of my life, one punctuated with little joy. Separating from my husband of 20 years has been personally devastating, and I’ve had to deal with the shame associated with the end of a failed relationship, not to mention the pain of knowing how much the dissolution of our marriage has hurt so many people that I care about. 573 more words

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a broken knee, a broken heart

Back in August, I walked 5 miles on a really uneven surface.

In cowboy boots.

I knew I did something dumb almost immediately since both my knees started making audible popping sounds. 506 more words

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Candle 6: #Hanukkah Hoopla

Check out Rebecca Klempner’s piece “Ready For a Little Hanukkah Hoopla”

Comments are closed here, but leave Rebecca a comment for a chance to win some fab cyberswag. 36 more words

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Showing My Colors To The World

Some of you are waiting to hear my next report about how I survived the horrors of benzo withdrawal.

I know you’d like to read that I’m 100% well again. 292 more words

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Warts and Unwelcome Surprises

I was certain I’d contracted the stupid wart during my time spent barefoot on the slippery deck of the middle school swimming pool, where we girls were required, by law, to take ten days of instructional swim. 418 more words

Memoir

What Your Teenage Son Needs In His Closet For Fall

Shopping for clothes is fun! Said no teenage boy. Ever.

Well, maybe some teenage boys like to shop, but I didn’t get one of those. 511 more words

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