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Jan.02.2010
I’ve always been a glass seven-eighths empty personality. While my mother battled Parkinson’s disease for 18 years, I watched as, in her bouts with depression, she spent a small fortune on clothes, jewelry, books and knick knacks for the house. While these purchases brought her temporary pleasure,...
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Dec.28.2009
Esalen Institute, Big Sur, Weekend of April 9-11, 2010 Autobiography for Poets, Fiction and Non-fiction Writers Robert Sward "If someone asked you to sum up the story of your life in one sentence, what would it be?" asks Robert Sward. "If you had to choose just half a dozen family...
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Dec.12.2009
It doesn't snow in my life, anymore. Not like it used to.  Snow to many people means death, winter, hibernation. The green sprouts go into hiding, the birds flee en masse. The roads ice up and people instantly forget how to drive, the car takes forever to warm up and the heater even longer. All...