Monthly Archives: November 2009


I had a wonderful, although untraditional Thanksgiving.  This year only my Mom came in town.  My brother had to work.  Although we saw all the family up here in D.C. we did not get together with them on Thanksgiving.  Instead, … Continue reading

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Commander-in-Chief or Media Junkie?

On August 30th, Gen. Stanley A. McChrystal submitted his assessment from the ground on what should happen in Afghanistan.  Since that date we have been waiting for President Obama to announce his plan.  And yesterday we got it….sort of. Yesterday … Continue reading

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Every Minute, Nov 24, 2007

I remember every minute of two years ago today.  Should I write it down? Will I always remember it?  Will it fade like so many other things? I was booked on the 7 a.m. flight out of DC. It was … Continue reading

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Classmates with Cancer

What an emotional day.  It is always rough around this time.  I can’t believe next Tuesday marks two year since Julie died.  It seems like just yesterday I was holding her hand in her hospital room and praying.  Today was … Continue reading

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