Monthly Archives: October 2013

Angels Unawares

I’m fresh back from a self styled writer’s retreat.  There was no instructor, no group workshopping my thoughts. There was only me in a borrowed cottage on a bay, writing.  It’s not that I can‘t write at home.  It’s that … Continue reading

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Everything I needed to know about being a woman, I learned from my father

Dawn, Merilou and I went to lunch the other day.  We are of different ethnic backgrounds, political inclinations and varied marital statuses.  But we are all, finally, grown up versions of the women our dads spent their lives making sure … Continue reading

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