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It’s Really Over This Time

My “Dear John” Letter to Facebook Dear FaceBook, It’s been 10 years! Thank you for the lovely anniversary reminder. 10 years of sharing my family photos, selfies, personal anecdotes and even political rants (cringe). There were lots of highs, like virtual birthday wishes, reconnecting with old friends, discovering new friends and the baby photos! But […]

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Stop Putting Your Anger on a Hanger

“In this month of breast-cancer awareness, it’s not enough to be focused on the cancer… It is our heart’s way of raising the pink flag to signal that it is time to LOVE YOURSELF LIKE YOUR LIFE DEPENDS ON IT, BECAUSE IT DOES.”

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If Resist Doesn’t Fit, Wear Your Insist

Recently I wore a pair of designer shoes, plum and orchid colored mules, from a high shelf in my closet. I remember when I purchased them. It was back in the spring of 1998. I bought them to go with my dress for a wedding. They were and still are gorgeous. Eventually, they were no […]

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What to Wear for A Resurrection

We were all dressed in white. On a recent morning, I sat next to two other mothers during our children’s chapel service during which my daughter and her other peers were reading a Psalm. For a moment, I let myself be amused by the outdated notion that one shouldn’t wear white, especially white shoes, after Labor […]

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Butterfly Dream

Butterfly Dream (Dedicated to Elizabeth October 09, 1969 – March 27, 2014) My daughter and I Her hand in mine She led me through a buoyant crowd Passing the popcorn stand, red stripes Loudly beckoning to anyone to Savor this moment At the bouquet of balloons I saw you Mesmerized, I watched as You flitted up to […]

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