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Almost a year.

Hard to believe. Words inadequate. Hearts still broken. But he’s still EVERYWHERE! That merits a smile (which he would clearly prefer). Advertisements

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“Many men go fishing all of their lives without knowing that it is not the fish they are after” – Thoreau

“Not all who wander are lost” – J.R.R Tolkien When I was around twelve or thirteen, I placed a map of Alaska from an issue of National Geographic next to my bed. Pinned through the dark scores between the faux … Continue reading

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“the ability to just sit there…that’s being a person” LCK

As I push through to my upcoming third blast of chemotherapy, three things aligned for me recently: the card, featured above (my daughter Libby chose at a gift shop), the video below from Conan O’Brien’s show featuring comedian Louis C.K. … Continue reading

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sugaring time

I walked into the intimate, mystical confines of Fisher’s sugar house, maple steam hanging in the air, a sweet sauna. From old low timbers of the old barn dripped the dampness of spring. The Fisher family and friends gathered, a … Continue reading

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Nsoromma, an Adinkra. One of the many West African Symbols for Guardianship – “Child of the Heavens” Last week I went to New York City for my first post-diagnosis, post surgery, work-related visit. I absolutely love NYC and always approach … Continue reading

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