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Square peg, round hole

I recently observed the completion of my 50th year on earth. Birthdays in general invite introspection — birthdays that end in zero, even more so. When I told Kelly that I felt like a square peg in a round hole … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday!

My Aunt Margaret has led quite a life, from journalist, to army wife, to author. Yesterday she celebrated her 80th birthday with, among other things, petits fours, chocolate and steak. (My Uncle Billy is a chocolatier.) As a young journalist, … Continue reading

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