Category Archives: Biography

New Stage In My Life

I might have a new job, if the words, “new hire” mean anything. I have a uniform, but I’ve had one before. I need hours on the clock, and a weekly schedule. I was asked in my job interview what … Continue reading

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Three Weeks Until Choir Practice

I heard once in a sermon that people are like buildings. They have walls and windows and doors. Most people know where their walls are and where the windows and doors fit in, but I no longer have any sense … Continue reading

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Back-To-Work Program

My life has changed a lot in the last few weeks. I’ve enrolled in a program that helps people go back to work. I was released by the hospital to return to work a few weeks ago, and transferred into … Continue reading

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Wonder Woman

I ran into a friend recently who was taking her daughter to see the newest version of the movie Wonder Woman. I desperately wanted to go with them. I walk into the movie theater sometimes to see what is playing, … Continue reading

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Kitchen Duty

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The Bridge

“Any words I said then came out as half-sneezes and guffaws,” she said, “as if the whole thing had been a bad joke. I couldn’t do that to you.” “When was that?” I asked. (She named the year.) “I didn’t … Continue reading

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4th of July Weekend

We had a beautiful weekend in Boulder for the Fourth of July. People were on Pearl St. Mall for the Farmer’s Market, and visited all the many consumer booths set up for the Art and Jazz Fest. I had a … Continue reading

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