Where do Americans like my daughter fit into politics?

Today, I read more about the election, and it left me feeling sad. Sad because people are so angry. Sad because one side has already decided it’s rigged. Sad because way too many women have come out to discuss when they were assaulted. Sad because some of them are still not believed. Sad because I’m…

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What to do if a child with autism goes missing in your area

Last night, a missing child with autism post came through my feed. My heart dropped, because the last three that went through my feed ended with the child being found dead in a body of water, having wandered off and drowned. Luckily, in this latest case, the child was found – cold and wet, but…

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In case I’m not clear, our life is a good one

I turned on the Olympics, the sound of the announcers voices luring Maura to the room where I was at. “Swimming pool!” she stated. “Yep. They’re swimming.” Maura plops down on the couch next to me. She spots that I’m knitting. She gets up and goes over to where I keep the acrylic yarns, picks…

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