Monthly Archives: January 2011

of runny noses and sweater dresses

To all the women I’ve met who claimed to love every moment of their pregnancy, I have this to say: You lie. You like like rugs. Or maybe you just weren’t nine months pregnant smack dab in the middle of … Continue reading

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Year of Wonders – A Novel of the Plague

Last year, I sort of combined two different reading challenges  – one from Emily, encouraging us to read through several select books  from our to be read piles and one from Andi, called the Reading in Order challenge, which encouraged … Continue reading

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Limping toward the finish line

A few months ago, my dad became exceedingly angry at my brother over what my brother considered a rather innocent remark. S. bore witness to the scene and sided with my brother, agreeing that my father’s anger was completely disproportionate … Continue reading

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Moonlight Mile – Dennis LeHane

Hello, and Happy New Year! I hope your year is off to a wonderful start.  I would love to say so far, so good around here but a couple of days ago I sustained a hairline fracture to my left … Continue reading

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