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The Alone Girl in summer…

A slice of fiction…. Summer is a happy time for many.  It was for the Alone Girl.  The tomboy loved the outdoors and summer meant staying up late, playing outside, bicycling everywhere, swimming, tennis, reading, and, if lucky, a small … Continue reading

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A few NBA players, a few million people, and me…

What could I possibly have in common with all of these people?  It’s pretty simple:  depression, anxiety, panic attacks.  And thanks to three prominent NBA players it’s finally getting some press.  Kevin Love is the latest to discuss his mental … Continue reading

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The magic of Skippy

Last spring, in the midst of adjusting to life in my condo, a small dog came to live next door.  His human, Linda, spends half the year here and half the year elsewhere.  She’d lost her beautiful and docile Chow-mix … Continue reading

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