Getting Back in Shape

I’m losing my mind. Not in the crazy way (although there is that, too). You know how former football stars and prom queens miss their high school glory days? I miss my high school brain. I had a fine-tuned brain that could tackle anything. It was reliable and fast. It was award-winning. It won scholarships for college and […]

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The Cowardly Lyin’

From the title of this post–or if you know me, and/or are a Facebook friend–then you might assume this entry is about my recent excursion to see Wicked, the musical (thanks Mom!). In fact, you might think it’s about how my review of the musical was: “There weren’t any catchy songs.” Or, you might think […]

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Sisterly Advice

My sister, K, just called. I’m the oldest of five kids, and K is the middle child. She is the only other parent among the five of us, and her phone calls often come at odd times. Six in the morning. Nine-thirty at night. Maybe these times don’t seem so odd to you, but, please […]

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