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Hindsight, Findsight — A #Widow of Opportunity

Found my late husband’s driver’s licence from 1965. Bergen was 22. A young man destined to travel the world. Had we met back then — when I was just one year old — I could have been his carry-on luggage.

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My Pre-Menopausal Monster Mourns the Death of Maurice Sendak

Back in 1963, while  I was gestating in my mother’s womb, Maruice Sendak‘s Where the Wild Things Are was published. It’s only now — 49 years later —  I realize that Sendak’s gruesome, growling, grotesque creatures spawned my pre-menopausal monster. … Continue reading

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