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What I Believe


An interesting discussion with my best friend and one of her FB friends today prompted this post! It is not so much WHAT I believe, but how I chose to disseminate that set of beliefs. Is my goal to change … Continue reading

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Fellow Travelers


I travel (metaphorically speaking) with a remarkable group of women. These women, for the most part, are writers, bloggers, seekers and the go-to women when you want something done. So today, I am going to list some fantastic blogs and … Continue reading

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Just One Look


Today is our 38th wedding anniversary, my husband Ed and me. We met at the end of August, 1973. We got engaged on September 13th, three weeks later. We married on Groundhog’s Day 1974. And we have belonged to each … Continue reading

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You have to Be Carefully Taught – A Monologue on Marriage


For those of you too young to remember the musical South Pacific, You’ve got to Be Carefully Taught* is a song from that marvelous show. It actually deals with prejudice, not marriage, but when I was feeling the urge to … Continue reading

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The many Shades of “I’m Sorry”


I’m strange about saying I’m Sorry. I may say it too often, but I say it for many reasons. It is a way to connect, to work through a problem, and to demonstrate my willingness to listen and be open … Continue reading

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