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Grief is Like Blood.

Grief is to loss, what bleeding is to a wound. The bleeding allows the wound and the pain to rid itself of harmful things, like bacteria and germs. If it didn’t expel this bad blood, it may immobilize the person. … Continue reading

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Life’s Mantra

“I shall pass through this world but once. Any good therefore that I can do or any kindness that I can show to any human being, let me do it now. Let me not defer or neglect it, for I … Continue reading

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In the Face of Death.

The nature of my work involves many different things. One I have been particularly working with is what to say, what to do, and how to be when others around you are sick. When someone is ill, has died or is … Continue reading

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The Absence — Passover Fun

It’s been awhile since I’ve been here. And it feels good in a way. It’s been Passover, which means a whole lot: cleaning, cleaning, cleaning, cleaning, cooking, family, traveling, money spent and more money spent, and no electronics over the … Continue reading

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Today I Vow To Stop Drinking Diet Coke.

I am killing myself slowly. And I know it. I wasn’t allowed to have soda as a kid. As I grew older and I was able to buy soda, I slowly became addicted to it. (My deprivation led to me believing it … Continue reading

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