Even among the extraordinary, we’re still a bit ordinary

even in our extraordinary life, it all became ordinary.

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Don’t be like Barb

Yes, I understand that this presidential election has been especially contentious. And yes, I also understand that we are very divided by our choices. But when it comes to name calling, can we leave some things out of it? See, yesterday, I was scrolling through Facebook when one of those “Your friend commented on a…

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When it’s not…

“So…what does Maura have?” I have been fielding this question for nine years.  It probably first came out of my mouth in a doctor’s office.  These days, it is asked by those meeting us for the first time or so. The answer is always “We don’t know.” In the past, that led to “Well have…

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