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It’s All About the Decades April 23, 2014

Turning fifty feels surreal, like I’m entering my sixth decade and I’ll finally come much closer to understanding those Theater of the Absurd plays that I studied and loved when I was in my teens and twenties.  Wikipedia defines these … Continue reading

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It’s All About the Weddings

July 25, 2013  Part I: The Year of the Weddings I’m getting married next week. I never expected that. Marriage wasn’t in the picture for me 45 years ago, when my friends were playing house and bride and flower girl. … Continue reading

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Final Stretch

PART I     PART II    PART III PART I – Final Stretch With one week left in my Vermont stint, I find myself getting excited about going home, where I know I belong. At the same time, I feel emotionally … Continue reading

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It’s All About the Dog….or the Alpacas

May 6, 2013 The longer I’ve been living 314 miles from home, the more I realize that I am not someone who should be living without pets. I lived without other humans for many years before Edie came into my … Continue reading

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House Calls

March 31, 2013 I’ve lived in Maine longer than I’ve lived anywhere in my life, but even if I stay there for the rest of my life, I’ll never be considered a Mainer. It’s a state rule. I had to … Continue reading

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