Monthly Archives: June 2014

Reaping What You Sow

Retirement is tricky. When people ask me what I “do,” I always hesitate. If I say that I’m retired, that sounds as though I am sitting on the front porch in a rocking chair. Maybe I’m wearing black, lace-up shoes and … Continue reading

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Assuaging Guilt

Hot water needles my bare skin. Head thrown back, I look up to the shower head in adoration. I am transported. I am having a religious experience. The quantity and quality of the water (just short of scalding) takes me away … Continue reading

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