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Women’s Rights During My Children’s Life Time

[My visit to Seneca Falls] Notice the 1980s – it was the decade of backlash against women’s rights. 1970: No Fault Divorce eased the burden for women to leave bad marriages. 1972: Women win the right to run in the … Continue reading

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I want you to know before I forget …

This is an email I sent to my three children and my many nieces and nephews on the 45th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. (I have edited this, removing personal information I am not ready to … Continue reading

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Leonard Cohen

Leonard Cohen one of the greatest singers, songwriters, poets and novelists of my time has left the surly bonds of this puny earth … me thinks … just in time. (21 September 1934 – 10 November 2016) “Democracy” It’s coming … Continue reading

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Books That Brought Me Joy

What does one do when they have too much time on their hands? Sit and remember things that have brought them joy … these are a few of those things 🙂 I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings by Maya … Continue reading

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