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Conversation over pancakes

My six-year-old and I share a love of pancakes on weekends.  Some of our most giggly moments are spent in the kitchen mixing the batter and arguing about what shapes to make.  I can usually fool her into accepting simple … Continue reading

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“Loyalty cannot be blueprinted. It cannot be produced on an assembly line. In fact, it cannot be manufactured at all, for its origin is the human heart-the center of self-respect and human dignity.”   “A jack of both sides, is … Continue reading

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When sleep evades you, write

This is becoming chronic, this lack of sleep.  It was Monya last month, my three year old who is so attached to me that she wakes me up every single night to make sure I am there.  Now, however, it … Continue reading

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On Friendship

In less than a week I am going back to Lebanon for a brief visit.  One of my dearest friends is getting remarried and I can’t imagine not being there to share in her new-found love and joy.  My friendships … Continue reading

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