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Chasing Sunrise

On your very next birthday, I’ll give you the moon On the end of a string, like a golden balloon . . . When our children were young and birthdays still held the magical power of persuasion  that the earth … Continue reading

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Fever’s Edge

A few nights ago I was running a respectable fever and was utterly miserable.  The plates of my skull seemed to shift; fireworks went off behind my eyes; the supply of tissues was exhausted long before my sneezing fits ebbed. … Continue reading

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