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No such thing

September 28, 2013

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I messed up.

July 24, 2013

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I went for a bike ride after my last post, feeling lighter, as if I had stepped out of a pair of pebble-filled pants and left them on the side of the road.   But my mind kept turning as I peddled until another invisible fist punched me in the gut so hard I swerved. More […]

Untangling

July 24, 2013

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Some experiences and relationships penetrate me so deeply it takes me a very long time to work through them. Maybe too long, but who is to say what the time limit should be on such things? Do we question that someone who has lost a loved one, be it child, spouse, parent or friend, will […]

I was, I am.

July 23, 2013

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“We are well advised to keep on nodding terms with the people we used to be, whether we find them attractive company or not. Otherwise they turn up unannounced and surprise us, come hammering on the mind’s door at 4am of a bad night and demand to know who deserted them, who betrayed them, who […]

Invincible summer

June 26, 2013

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I received an email yesterday from a reader. It read: All your Half agony/Half hope posts have made me sad in varying degrees, but the gardening post made me angry – it pained me to read that you lost your heart for gardening! I’m so happy you’re back with it again. I scoured the net […]