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Struggles Abound

You meet a really nice, attractive guy. You finally meet in person and the conversation couldn’t go better. The next time you chat he says, in no uncertain terms, that he was hoping to hook up and that since I … Continue reading

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Redefining today

For years I was always a part of it, but now it’s just another day. This will be the first time since 1996 that I haven’t wished my ex happy birthday. The last I heard from him was this past … Continue reading

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The Great Birthday Debate

Tomorrow, two people celebrate birthdays. First and foremost, my niece turns 16. It is hard to believe that she’s old enough to drive, as it felt like yesterday that I first heard her say, “I luz you.” She’s grown into … Continue reading

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