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Happy Mother’s Day

Thinking of my mother today – gone more than seven years – and Auntie Do. Sending love to my daughter today, who’s been at home nonstop with her two fireballs for almost two months. Sending love to all mothers, grandmothers, daughters, sons.

Visiting Mum in July 2012. She died that Christmas, at 89. Do – two years ago, aged 98. This year I will be 70. Anna just turned 39, Eli is about to turn 8. Moving right along.



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I began keeping a journal at the age of nine. Nearly fifty years later, I started this online journal, sharing reflections, reviews, updates, and the occasional secret.

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