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Great Moments in Parenting by
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Prompted By Parenthood

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Parents, we’ve all had these moments, right? Right?? One day my daughter invited a friend from school over to play.  I’ll call this friend Jane, because that is her name. Jane was eight or nine–a year older than my daughter–and since her mom and I were friends, the girls had spent time together before, sometimes…
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Childless with no regrets by
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(19 Stories)

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I kept listening for the tick of the biological clock, but it never ticked.
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Baby Love by
10
(13 Stories)

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Back in those days, young couples didn’t get dogs first so they could practice their future parenting skills. So my baby son was my proverbial first pancake.
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In My Life (I Love You More) by
25
(26 Stories)

Prompted By Beatles vs Stones

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Not only do I still have all the original albums, I still have the fan magazines.
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Why Do I Have To Choose by
50
(96 Stories)

Prompted By Beatles vs Stones

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I always thought it was a sillly competition. Why did people expect you to declare allegiance to only one band, the Rolling Stones or the Beatles? I loved them both! I see now that I bought 13 Beatles albums and only 10 Stones albums (and I have photographed both sets on my living room carpet),…
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An MRI to the Tune of The Beatles by
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And so ended my MRI trip down memory lane. It would be a long and winding road to repair what time had done to me. Once — as the Beatles reminded me — I was just 17. Now I am 71.
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I’m the Girl Who Still Loves Paul by
10
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Yep, my heart went boom. I loved this music, and I adored Paul.
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Good Riddance — A future retrospective by
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Now we can begin anew.
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Not My Type by
10
(17 Stories)

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"...if I were still chained to a typewriter, not only would I not be writing this story (duh), I probably wouldn't be writing any damn stories at all."
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