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The Coffee Was Nearly Gone, and I Saved Not One Bean for My Husband.

There was the sound of nails tapping against the hardwood floor. I was still dreaming. I was about to teach a class, but I’d misplaced my purse and I couldn’t find the bathroom. Now something wet and cold was poking me on the side of my face. It’s bad enough that I can’t find my […]

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My Family Split Up for the Summer. This is What I Learned.

This past spring, my husband arrived home with a used minivan. He spent the rest of the spring altering it — removing seats, building a platform, outfitting a tent to fit snugly onto the back of it. By the time he was done, the minivan could store everything he needed to camp for a very […]

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15 Thoughts on Growing Old

There are people who will tell you that you are only as old as you feel. These are the same people who swear that you are not 40+ years old, but rather 40+ years young. They are forever saying things like, “Aging is a state of mind.” All I can say is this: Those people […]

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Vintage Grunge Still Life

15 Thoughts on Growing Old

There are people who will tell you that you are only as old as you feel. These are the same people who swear that you are not 40+ years old, but rather 40+ years young. They are forever saying things like, “Aging is a state of mind.” All I can say is this: Those people […]

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