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Planting the Seed

In Mother Words Blog December 6, 2019

            “How old do you think I’ll be when I have my first kiss?” Ryan asked during dinner.             I put down…

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The Attic

In Mother Words Blog November 29, 2019

My daughter’s childhood lives in my attic, among totes, garbage bags, and boxes, in a trunk, on hangers and hooks….

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A Rheumatologist and a Rose

In Mother Words Blog November 22, 2019

            The weighty rose bush I carry impedes my vision, but I can see enough to walk from the Boston Children’s…

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Terms of Debridement: Living in Grief

In Mother Words Blog November 15, 2019

“To weep is to make less the depth of grief.”(Henry VI, Part III, Act II, Scene I, Line 85) I have…

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