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In the epic battle between good and evil, a weapon never to be summoned

Because it doesn’t exist. When I was in my 20s, I had what was known as a cyclothymic personality disorder, a/k/a  manic-depression lite. That is, my highs and lows never reached levels at which I could not function. I functioned, … Continue reading

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The fear of listening to the Voice

Suddenly another voice spoke, low and melodious, its very sound an enchantment. Those who listened unwarily to that voice could seldom report the words that they heard…Mostly they remembered only that it was a delight to hear the voice speaking, … Continue reading

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Mysteries of life: I’ve changed since November 2016

My friend Michele came to visit the other day. I was apologizing for not going down to DC to visit her, and tried to explain what had become of me in the past two years, how I don’t seem to … Continue reading

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