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I DO!

“Who wants to do aquafit this morning?” “I DO!”  I said. “Who wants to go for a walk in the woods?” “I DO!” I said. “Who wants to scale down and up that cliff?” “I DO!” I said. “Who wants … Continue reading

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The Night Shift

Every cloud does have a silver lining – sleepless nights can turn to gold When my daughter comes home late I’m awake for her hand to hold The front door closes gently behind her – the lock clicks into place … Continue reading

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One Step at a Time

After Vandie’s fitness class was over today, I wasn’t sure whether to laugh or to cry.   I was doing the final calf stretch and the tears welled up.  I didn’t know whether to let ’em rip or hold them … Continue reading

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Nights are the Worst

It is 4:12 am.  It’s not time to get up yet – no one is awake. The window is open and there is a cool breeze that flows gently into my room which is both a curse and a blessing. … Continue reading

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“Cancer … a Warrior Creator”

“I hate cancer.” began the article written by a friend of mine in the wee hours of the morning. “Like most of the population,” she continued,  “I do not know of a single person who will say that cancer is … Continue reading

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