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Jul.07.2008
I've never understood the fascination with family history. I guess that is to be expected, since my mother was raised in an orphanage, and my father pretty much disappeared after my parents divorced, leaving more questions than answers on his side of the family. My stepfather adopted me (hence his...
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Jun.11.2008
I was having dinner last night with some smart, amazing, highly successful women. They own their own thriving business, started a few years ago after reaching the pinnacle of their profession. As the wine flowed freely, the conversation turned to my sabbatical and the reasons behind it. I explained...
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Jun.09.2008
 During the month of June, I will be taking a one month unpaid sabbatical from work to focus on my writing.  It feels like such a generous gift to give myself.  Even as someone who is relatively accustomed to self-love--whether at spas, shopping for shoes, or enjoying an enviable San Francisco...
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