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Taking Flight January 5, 2018

Towels and swimsuits crowd the table upstairs, waiting. I stand in front of my laptop watching lines spread across the…

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Christmas Memories of a Middle-Aged Mom

Taking Flight December 18, 2017

The Day After Christmas: 2016 Kids: Ages 23 and 18 I stare at the dining room table, at the detritus…

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Migration

Taking Flight December 18, 2017

As you vanish, unchecked grasping frantically at denial (your trusted safety belt) trying to resist sinking noticing on a glimpse…

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Like a Sweater in the Wash

Taking Flight January 18, 2016

Mother woke me up to tell me. Her fifty something voice, trembly as a five year old admitting soiled panties….

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