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I spoke at an event for young people. Teenagers. I got on stage, shaking a little, but duty-bound to tell them about vulnerability and trust: the two most important ingredients on the path to figuring out who they might really be (and how who they are at their core is the answer to every question […]

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Growing up, my mom got these catalogues: pages full of homes, and objects to fill the homes.  There were even floor plans to the homes on those pages, which was in part how I knew what the inside of a house with stairs might look — at that point, all I wanted was to live in […]

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I had a long phone call with my mom last night.  In the middle of saying something, I sneezed.  Instinctively, she cooed at me — and then told me she was remembering the shape of my small mouth when I was a baby and sneezed.  “Tiu!” she’d intone in short bursts, like the end of a sneeze.  “Tiu, […]

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I was standing at the pull-out cutting board chopping garlic.  We lived in a lovely ranch home with a koi pond out front (with one koi, which I named Gideon), and lemon, orange and eucalyptus trees out back.  They joined an orchard of other fruit trees all in need of being nursed back to life.  At […]

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It was what we called “Pain Day” at the clinic where I worked, when patients piled in to get steroid injections, hoping to alleviate their chronic back pain. Covering for our normal front desk girl, I checked in patient after patient for a couple of hours until I noticed a low ache gurgling up in my […]

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