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Laurel Krause's Writings

Article
MeNAl050409
Nov.11.2009
from Laurel's blog MendoCoastCurrent
On May 4, 2009 I participated at the 39th Annual Kent State University Memorial Event and gave this talk: My name is Laurie Krause. I am the sister of Allison Krause, the daughter of Arthur and Doris Krause. I want to thank you for gathering together today. It’s an honor to be here at Kent State University to participate. I’d also like to thank the student body...
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MeNAl050409
Sep.09.2009
Mendo Coast Current
Putting the finishing touches on my face, I looked in the mirror and had a funny feeling about the day ahead.  I saw a healthy, bright-eyed, intense 53 year old woman glancing back with excitement and dashes of hope and desirability in knowing a nice man had just called to ask me out on a date that afternoon.  I accepted the invitation and as I dashed around my...