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Hurricane Floyd and Visiting Ohio

Me:  I’ve never been to Ohio. I know The Boy has been a bunch, but, have you ever been to Ohio? Mom:  Yeah. I almost hit a three legged dog in Ohio. Me:  I’m sorry what? Mom:  It was running … Continue reading

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My Family – The Hatted

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gender expectations

I’ve tried to be Atticus Finch Honest to my son all his life so that I could be the father to him that was missing in my life How does that not fuck up my gender expectations? …and make me … Continue reading

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Campus Conversations

-I don’t want to be a bra burner. -Hmm? -It all seems too radical, too mean, too aggressive. -But it never existed, it was a concept that was made up. -But that super angry female, that isn’t what I want, … Continue reading

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Surgery Hand

Okay so I love this picture. Not because my mother had to have surgery, that was actually a little nerve wracking. Not because she has been wandering around on percocet, although that is mildly entertaining in a different way. No … Continue reading

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An Entire Lifetime Ago

Went to a little baby shower at my job today with some really nice work people. It was sweet and friendly and in the back of my head I started thinking about all the folks I know that are pregnant … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday to My Mom

Pulled myself away from my kittens, they like to trap me in the mornings, and headed to school today. Came back and found out my son now has a C in chemistry, he has been failing the last two weeks, … Continue reading

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More Hospital Time

Hospitals are never going to be an awesome place to visit. Even when you go and visit someone you love and you know everything will be okay. They are never going to be home. They are never going to great. … Continue reading

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This just in…

Hospital food is not exactly super healthy or tasty. That is all.

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Waiting

Mom had surgery for a knee replacement today. We sat in the waiting room for hours. Then we sat in her room for hours. We waited and waited and waited. She is okay and things look positive, but is there … Continue reading

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