Category Archives: emotional

A farewell to Boston

This has been an incredibly challenging post to write.  Nobody does goodbyes well. Some of you may have noticed that this past Monday did not feature a regularly scheduled someecard post.  You may also have noticed that the header on … Continue reading

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#marriageequality #lovewaitsnomore

No union is more profound than marriage, for it embodies the highest ideals of love, fidelity, devotion, sacrifice, and family. In forming a marital union, two people become something greater than once they were. As some of the petitioners in … Continue reading

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overheard

Last night, I finally watched “The Fault In Our Stars”.  Side note – do NOT watch this movie in public.  You WILL cry.  In fact, you will ugly cry.  Grab some tissues; you will need them.  Trust me. There’s a … Continue reading

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Who gets to decide on forgoing treatment?

When the Affordable Care Act was still being debated in the halls of Washington DC, there was concerns raised by some over so called “death panels” and rationing of health care (see Sarah Palin circa 2009).  Concerns were raised by … Continue reading

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A time to start again…

Writing a good New Year’s Eve post is tough work.  Sometimes it’s difficult because it requires one to reflect on painful memories from the past year.  Or it’s hard because there’s not much to reflect on in the first place.  … Continue reading

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time for change…

I could write a long diatribe about the events surrounding the death of Michael Brown, the subsequent grand jury decision not to indict Officer Wilson, and the unrest in Ferguson both after Michael’s death and last night after the release … Continue reading

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overheard

May the worst days of your future be better than the best days of your past.

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