Monthly Archives: February 2014

How a conversation that never happened changed my career 24 years later

In 1988, at the age of 17, I decided for myself I should go on birth control.  I hadn’t had sex yet.  I wasn’t even dating then. I just wanted to be prepared for when that day came. My sex … Continue reading

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I am from…

For my writing class, we had to write an “I am from” poem based on a poem by Mary Pipher in her book, “Writing to Change the World.” When I first read her poem, I was a bit overwhelmed by … Continue reading

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This is a test of the emergency broadcast system. This is only a test.

Testing, testing… Check one, two…. Check one… check two…is this thing on? Aren’t you all glad you followed me here? Welcome to my latest blogging effort. I’m hoping to make a more productive run at it this time. You, dear … Continue reading

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