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As soon as I saw him, it was a No. Perfectly nice guy. Wonderful, even. Funny, charming, chivalrous in the ways I love — but it was a No. We’d done the online dating thing, our conversations had been lively and I laughed a ton. And he was cute! Legitimately nothing in the world wrong […]

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  It’s hard to know where a story like this begins — impossible, actually. Where do any of us begin or end? Life is a circle (cue Lion King soundtrack), and a circle is an alive thing, full of movement: a shape that is always returning to itself. It doesn’t matter so much where we […]

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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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The first time I traveled alone in a foreign country, I was twenty-three.  I’d decided to backpack through Italy — armed with a too-heavy backpack and too many pairs of shoes.  One night, I hand-washed a pair of my underwear in the shower of my hostel in Rome, and hung them to dry on the post of […]

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Dearest 2015, I woke up and you had already arrived in the wee small hours, warmed by the glow of a gas fireplace, laying beside a man I loved on our IKEA mattress in the house he bought for us.  I thought I’d birth my babies in that house — hear their tiny feet slapping the floors […]

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