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Best story of the month is about…hair

I doubt this is true of men — hey, male people, tell me if I’m wrong — but hair is a big deal for women. Indeed, hair could qualify as a sideline obsession. Conversations about our hair, haircuts and haircutters … Continue reading

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My last shot

Contemplating how to commemorate what for me is the penultimate end of the pandemic — I’m all shot — I hadn’t come up with much. So here’s what happened at the Duane Reade where I was getting my second shot … Continue reading

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The pandemic: initial and penultimate commemorations

When the pandemic first became real and isolation was mandated, the question of “What should I do while I’m bound to my home?” arose. Many people announced cleaning regimens. Closets were parsed, kitchen shelves reorganized, like that. I am not … Continue reading

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