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A Letter to Mom

Dear Mom, You’re in the hospital again. I am sorry that you are not well, but glad that you were able to recognize (no doubt with the help of your wonderful caregiver) that you needed medical attention. Thank goodness it’s … Continue reading

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For Mom

She is a hot air balloon, her tie downs now gone. Dad, you grounded her more than we ever knew. The moment he was gone, so was the weight. Up, she floated. At first, such freedom and relief. Up, she … Continue reading

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