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Parenting for Beginners

When I was in the hospital following my first son’s birth I was introduced to the wonderful world of parental paperwork. First came our portion of the form for the birth certificate. Under “mother’s name” I wrote my mother’s name, … Continue reading

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A Tale of Two Cities: Coffee in Cambridge and a Cracked Knee in Philly

There is a vast difference between the narcissistic “That could have been me” and the empathetic “That could be us.”  It is not a mere matter of tense. In law school, rows of seats were tiered like an upside-down wedding … Continue reading

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