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Learn from a Nosebleed

Three days a week I pump, kick, push up and squat with a group that has been sweating together at the Y, some of us for five years, others joining more recently. The other day, my nose started bleeding. (Too … Continue reading

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Self-Reliance: Stuck on M.C. Escher’s Staircases

Our seminar leader asked us to draw a personal timeline, and label it with key dates of life transitions and defining moments. My tablemate sighed. “I’ve done so many of these.” “Me too,” I whispered, but not since I’d crossed … Continue reading

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