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I can still see the look of shock on an acquaintance’s face when they discovered I was a mother.  ”Where is your son?” they asked me, quizzically… seeming completely confused ...

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 I always wanted to be invisible after that first time it happened.  I wanted to watch you, but I didn’t want you to see what I was up to. I ...

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I’m starting to make plans the summer, trying to be as organised as one can be with 2 small children. Every year we have certain local outdoor events that we ...

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Our lives are defined by our history. By the time we reach midlife, we can tell our story in a few sentences, summing up the most important things for a ...

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Many people wonder if it’s morally right or healthy for same-sex couples to have children. It’s a common belief among many people that gay or lesbian couples are burdening children ...

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YOU BE THE JUDGE?11/26/12

 

Next to deceit, judging others is possibly the worst of all human flaws.  Everyone is a judge, yes, including me.  What if we step outside of ourselves for a moment ...

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Self-reflection is something I believe extremely important and often under-utilized.  The question I pose is this: Have you taken the time to think about your beliefs and values and then compared them ...

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When Eric Duquette from Smithfield, Rhode Island came into this world, his parents were told he had Autism and would probably end up in an institution. His parents thought otherwise. ...

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Defusing the enemy10/30/12

 

I have not written for quite some time now because life happened. Things came at me fast and furious and I duped myself into believing that I had no time, ...

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Review of Predators, Pedophiles, Rapists & Other Sex Offenders: Who They Are, How They Operate, And How We Can Protect Ourselves And Our Children by Anna Salter, Ph.D Dr. Salter received ...

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