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Remembering

A post about everyday bravery seems profane today, when I can’t stop thinking of the heroes who ran toward immense danger when everyone else ran away in terror. Of their astounding courage and selflessness and sacrifice. I’ve been trying to imagine … Continue reading

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The unwashed masses

Along with downed power lines and flooding, Hurricane Irene left behind a new haves/have-nots dichotomy in our town: those with running water and those with bottled water. More than 80% of our town is without power. Since most residents rely … Continue reading

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Til tomorrow

So today I am bravely shirking again. It’s my blog, so who’s gonna stop me? I have more than one tale of bravery to share from a trip to an adventure park. But not today. Tomorrow. Today I am tired … Continue reading

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Remember what I said about shirking?

Well that’s what I did today – nothing. Last day at the beach. It has been a lovely week. I wish we could stay longer, but I am so grateful for the time we’ve had here. Tomorrow we tackle the … Continue reading

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