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A Change of the Seasons

Today would have been my father’s 83rd birthday. I always called him on his birthday. Fathers’ Day and his birthday. He called me on mine. Three conversations a year was our quota. Anything over that was gravy. It wasn’t that … Continue reading

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Turning 29 For the First Time

“This is Bone of my Bone and Flesh of my Flesh,” or so the saying goes. In fact it is neither. It is … a DNA sequence, a string of RNA, a chain of amino acids comprised of a grab-bag … Continue reading

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The Best of Times, The Worst of Times

Or: How I Spent My Summer Vacation      I opened my eyes to unfamiliar surroundings.      I was not in my own bed. The walls were sterile, bare, white. My bedroom walls were a vibrant Pagoda red. I was not … Continue reading

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