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YOU’VE BEEN READING IT as it came out, warts and all. Thank you for that and for the messages you sent. When I went back to the draft, it was too long for my liking. I told Wally, “I don’t have … Continue reading

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The Fine Balance btw Social Interaction and Writing

Two things I don’t want as the refrains of my life: “I’m so tired” and “I don’t have enough time.” The first, I had a friend who said it not occasionally but constantly which, had it been me, I’d have … Continue reading

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Sometimes the Only Way Out

First clue I have I’ve taken on stress comes when pushing fork around half-done plate, I find myself planning what I’ll eat when I get home, taking mental inventory of the snack shelf. I haven’t snacked since February. It was … Continue reading

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