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John Steinbeck and life

“Do you take pride in your hurt? Does it make you seem large and tragic? …Well, think about it. Maybe you’re playing a part on a great stage with only yourself as audience.”― John Steinbeck, East of Eden The book … Continue reading

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Happy Hundredth, Francika!

Turning 100 is no small feat and for this lady, who has lived in California for many decades after leaving Cleveland, Ohio with her husband, Herman Winick, that is today, September 10, 2023. I spoke to her a few minutes … Continue reading

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That one article in the paper worth reading…

Mary Kay has a theory that in the New York Times (and it seems to work for the Chicago Tribune as well), that there is at least one stellar article to read. For years, I have found that I just … Continue reading

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Where am I?

The other day, I was having my yearly physical and I was asked to remember four words or sets of words and would be tested at the end of my visit: checkers, saucer, telegram, Red Cross. I knew it was … Continue reading

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Healthcare for all…

I have been meaning to write this blogpost for days now. It is a subject that has been near and dear to my heart for most of my life. There are several issues that I think are supremely important in … Continue reading

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