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The Pitts

I saw a quote that put it all in prospective for me… YOU LOSE HIM LIKE YOU GET HIM. As the world remembers, how can we not, Angelina Jolie in 2005, took Brad Pitt away from his then wife, Jennifer … Continue reading

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Be Who You Are

Life is too short to pretend you’re anything but who you are.  When you’re lying on your death bed, to quote Marianne Williamson, you don’t want to say…gee, I missed it. I have a former friend in the closet, not … Continue reading

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Why They Call It Recovery

The proper definition of recovery is…a return to a normal state of health, mind, or strength which says it in a nutshell. I often allude to 12 Step programs…borrowing slogans, chanting their rhetoric mainly because it’s helped me so. I … Continue reading

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When All Bets Are Off

I recently had an altercation on the avenue with an elderly woman’s personal attendant. Standing on the corner checking my phone, when I looked up two women were coming directly toward me. The older one was in a wheel chair … Continue reading

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Babies Having Babies

My friend Ali always marvels at how often I ride the train. She walks everywhere but my travels take me all over the place so I have little choice. I’ve often remarked on the things that I’ve seen on mass … Continue reading

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