Monthly Archives: October 2008

Broken Mug

When my older son was born, my desire to write returned after a ten year hiatus.  The impetus for this renewed interest came one evening at a local independent bookstore called Third Place Books.  On a whim I went to … Continue reading

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Proudly political

Our older son has been chanting, “Yes, we can!” for six or so months — ever since he watched the first “Yes We Can” video produced by Will.I.Am. The video resonated with my husband and I so much that we … Continue reading

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Mother of men

Yesterday I took my two sons to the Children’s Museum in our city. My younger son and I are both suffering from colds, but I didn’t want my day off from work to go to waste so I packed us … Continue reading

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Moving In

My boyfriend and I had only known each other six months when we decided to move in together. I was thankful to get away from a roommate I didn’t enjoy. He was eager to leave the basement apartment he lived … Continue reading

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