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Middle of the Night Miracles

Our bodies are deeply miraculous. And, of course, deeply bound by a natural order that science reveals to us more and more. Both at the same time. The other night, I woke myself from a nightmare. As I did, I … Continue reading

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Sexual Assault Prevention: A Mother Discloses to a Daughter

*trigger alert: sexual assault* Mom, I don’t plan on getting raped… So said college-bound daughter, age-appropriate disdain in her voice. Unbidden, these words jumped out of my mouth, Neither did I. Time stopped. There was no room for misunderstanding. My … Continue reading

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Learning to Drive & Everyday Ethics

One of the things I say to newly separated or divorced parents who are navigating the new and often painful waters of co-parenting with an ex-spouse is that it is sometimes harder to do than parenting as an only parent. … Continue reading

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