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Learning to walk

I am writing this having completed the second day of the Camino de Santiago. I am walking with my 30 year old nephew whose energy and stamina prompt me to attach a disability sticker to my backpack. Among my challenges: … Continue reading

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Have an Answer Ready

I smile when I remember the spring day that my then five-year-old nephew and I were exploring in our backyard. Recent rain had connected the lawn to the adjacent marsh.I watched as my nephew was drawn to the deeper mud. … Continue reading

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Where Will These Boots Go?

You see one shoe each of two pair of new hiking boots. The blue one is a woman’s size 9 ½. The black one is a man’s size 13. The woman will be 70 years old when this trip starts. … Continue reading

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