Monthly Archives: May 2013

Wait In Line

At first, I thought it was a joke, easily dismissing it as something somebody must have made up.  It was too outrageous otherwise.  But when I saw the story all over facebook, and on websites I frequent as a wheelchair … Continue reading

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Baby Steps

Her brown eyes clouded in confusion, and when she spoke, it was a bit too brightly. “REALLY???  Good for you!  Bless your heart!” During her second shift on the job, a new caregiver asked me if I had gone to … Continue reading

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More Than A Million Bucks

Thousands were there for the challenge.  Every year rookies and running enthusiasts, as well as some of the world’s finest athletes, participate in the Boston Marathon.  Both physically and mentally grueling, every person, I’m sure, has a unique story as … Continue reading

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