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Happy Anniversary, Mom.

Today is my mom’s twentieth anniversary.  But not her wedding anniversary.  It’s her cancer anniversary.  Twenty years ago today, my mom went to work promising my dad that she would go to the emergency room as soon as she got … Continue reading

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I’m not a grown-up.

I have a confession to make.  My last post makes me really sad.  It just seems like it must have been written by someone wholly resigned to reality—that is to say, it must have been written by a grown-up.  If … Continue reading

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Hope and the promise of rest.

I can’t breathe deep enough to do it justice. What is it about this time of year that makes me so hopeful? What am I putting my hope in when I know that pretty soon the snow is going to fly? Continue reading

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