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One a Day :: December 1, 2010

In some small sense, it feels perfectly normal to be sitting in the cozy corner of a small restaurant that shares a wall with an ancient Roman ruin, sipping wine, and eating tapas.

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One a Day :: November 30, 2010

  The pristine silence following a winter snow on the prairie is deafening.

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One a Day :: November 29, 2010

For the first time since I arrived, I feel a sense of belonging. I have fashioned a life for myself here out of nothing, and I am proud.     November 28, 2010 Without my even noticing, he has become … Continue reading

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One a Day :: November 26, 2010

  It’s the kind of night you wish would never end and always comes to a close too soon.

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One a Day :: November 24, 2010

We stay late, people trickling out slowly, leaving behind rings of wine on the wooden tables and skeletal remains of cheese and bread.

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a post on failure

FAILURE If you read my post on November 14, you know about my One a Day project. You would also know that even though I was out of town on a business trip to Philadelphia last week, I was planning … Continue reading

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One a Day :: November 15, 2010

  We spend the next two hours talking and laughing and eating way too much food.

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One a Day :: November 14, 2010

  For the first time I wonder what Ricardo knows about the relationship between Gabby and my mom. What things Gabby may have said about our family and her sister, even just in passing.

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One a Day :: November 13, 2010

  “Someday they will both move past the…past,” he says slowly.

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One a Day :: November 12, 2010

  “She didn’t even consider it, Ricardo. Not even a little bit.”

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