Monthly Archives: August 2011

role reversal

When Trudy was first born, and for the first 6 to 8 months of her life, I worried that my cancer would impede my relationship with her. I mean, how could it not? Within two hours of her entering the … Continue reading

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multiple Jills

So, facebook has this new feature where it shows you what your status update was on this day a year or 2 years ago. It is fascinating, and it simultaneously wrecks me, makes me proud and grateful, causes me to … Continue reading

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it takes a village

Today is my sweet Arden’s birthday. It is impossible for me to believe that he’s 7! Seven! I love who he is and who he is becoming, even when he’s having his teenager moments, which happens every now and again … Continue reading

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