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snowflakes

snowflakes

– It started with a text from one of my dearest friends. “Want a story?” she asked. Truth was, I wasn’t really up for it. I was steeping in a toxic soup of anger and frustration and, worst of all, impotence. My girl was curled into me, watching Oobi on her iPad. I was contemplating … Continue reading

a start

* She’ll be ready someday. In the meantime, we lay the foundation. We demystify the words. We own them. It’s a place to start. ~ It’s For Me, Sept, 2010 – Last night .. We’re sitting at the kitchen table eating dinner. “Katie,” Luau says, “do you remember that I’ll be at your school tomorrow?” … Continue reading