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  • On Dying

    November 16, 2016

    My mom died a year ago. I have been at many births, but this was my first hands-on experience with dying. It was just…

  • Good Grief?

    November 11, 2016
    Galapagos Islands 2015

    It started in late August when my dear friend Rick died. He’d been suffering with wickedly aggressive brain cancer. He also had Parkinson’s. In…

  • Ham and Hope

    November 2, 2016

    Political rants and toxic cyber sludge filled my feed as I looked along. I willed my finger to stop, and halted mid scroll smiling…