Monthly Archives: October 2016

Eleven, my eldest son, is a kind and caring, accommodating boy who aims to please the people he cares about. As his mother, it is a struggle not to take advantage of that. He is also clever and witty, makes quick, creative connections … Continue reading

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running by the sea

Yesterday I did something special: the Venice marathon! It had been a long time since I ran a marathon well; at least since 2014. All last year my left knee kept me from doing any real training, and in November … Continue reading

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