Monthly Archives: May 2011

Belly flopping

I was lying flat on the ground when I met my first neighbor a year ago. “Are you OK?” he hollered from his porch across the street, and I completely understood. It’s not every day you see a grown woman … Continue reading

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Roots and wings

Twice in the past two years I’ve become, to borrow a title from one of Robert Heinlein’s books, “a stranger in a strange land.” The experience has made me really value, for the first time, the “roots” portion of the … Continue reading

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